From: Christian Johansson (c64_at_comhem.se)
Date: 2005-07-18 19:41:35
Groepaz skrev: > 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 > Ok. I should have guessed. Everything comes from the U.S. /Christian Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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