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German translation: Ich liebe dich, ich hab dich lieb

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02:10 Jan 14, 2002
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: I love You
I want to learn to say I love you in German
Sm
German translation:Ich liebe dich, ich hab dich lieb
Explanation:
"Ich liebe dich" is the really strong expression of love
Selected response from:

Hans-Henning Judek
Local time: 23:40
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +8Ich liebe dich, ich hab dich lieb
Hans-Henning Judek
4 +7Ich liebe dich
MJ Barber
5Ick lieb' Dir!
Carsten Behrend


  

Answers


3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +7
Ich liebe dich


Explanation:
planning on going travelling?

MJ Barber
Spain
Local time: 15:40
Native speaker of: English

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Christine Healy-Rendel
12 mins

agree  John Kinory: Italy, German-speaking countries ... where next? :-))
36 mins

agree  Sonja Cooper
1 hr

agree  Elvira Stoianov
5 hrs

agree  Thomas Bollmann
6 hrs

agree  athena22
7 hrs

agree  RWSTranslation
1 day 6 hrs
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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +8
Ich liebe dich, ich hab dich lieb


Explanation:
"Ich liebe dich" is the really strong expression of love


    German native (what else could I say? - Experience ;-)
Hans-Henning Judek
Local time: 23:40
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 397
Grading comment
Graded automatically based on peer agreement. KudoZ.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  John Kinory: I'd say 'Ich hab dich lieb' is more the equivalent of 'I like you', which itself is an expression of pretty strong affection from a cold-blooded Brit :-)))
35 mins

agree  dieter haake: "I like you" ist mehr: ich mag dich - ohne die große Liebe. Die beiden anderen Ausdrücke sind (mehr oder weniger) gleich
2 hrs

agree  Fernando Muela
3 hrs

agree  Geri Linda Metterle
4 hrs

agree  Elvira Stoianov
5 hrs

agree  athena22
7 hrs

agree  xxxlefki
8 hrs

agree  Michaela Müller: Agree with didi- I think,"Ich hab dich lieb" is used if you are very close and intimate with a person, it is a deeper expression
15 hrs
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1 day 14 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
Ick lieb' Dir!


Explanation:
Lets thread the German dialect of Berlin. I'm guessing, the asker (called SM - how funny!) is contemplating a trip to Berlin.

Indeed a good advice, hm?

Carsten Behrend
Germany
Local time: 15:40
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 68
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