From: Groepaz (groepaz_at_gmx.net)
Date: 2005-07-18 19:18:44
On Monday 18 July 2005 19:01, Cameron Kaiser wrote: > > > I can add that the word "fett" is also used in youth speak in Sweden > > > and it means the same as in youth speak in Germany. Btw, I wonder which > > > country this meaning of "Fett/fett/fedt" originates from. > > > > Well, "fett" in German is "fat" in English. Thus, I suspect it > > originates from Germany, but I am not sure. > > Over here we might say "phat" (note spelling) for something that's cool, so > it's in English too (at least American English, anyway). afaik thats the origin...ie american rap lyrics -- http://www.hitmen-console.org http://www.gc-linux.org/docs/yagcd.html http://www.pokefinder.org Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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