Schwuchtel

English translation: fag(got)

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German term or phrase:Schwuchtel
English translation:fag(got)
Entered by: Johanna Timm, PhD

10:13 Aug 9, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Schwuchtel
Ich habe mal ein Wort dafür gehört, dass so ähnlich wie ein Musikinstrument kling. Habe es aber leider vergessen.
Adrian
fag(got)
Explanation:
wenn du eine Schwuchtel (fag)
oder eine Lesbe bist" (zitiert nach SZ). Die "hohen" Feuilletonisten der SZ ...
www.zur-paula.de/adressen/szenemuc/rosapresse11.html

Faggot kurz fag; amerikanischer Slang, Schimpfwort für Schwule, gleichbedeutend
etwa mit Schwuchtel. "Fag" bedeutet aber auch soviel wie Kippe oder Fluppe ...
www.gaysides.de/info/lexikon.html

Hope this helps!
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Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 10:33
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Summary of answers provided
na +2fag(got)
Johanna Timm, PhD
naFaggot
Roland Grefer
naQueen
Klaus Dorn (X)


  

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14 mins peer agreement (net): +2
fag(got)


Explanation:
wenn du eine Schwuchtel (fag)
oder eine Lesbe bist" (zitiert nach SZ). Die "hohen" Feuilletonisten der SZ ...
www.zur-paula.de/adressen/szenemuc/rosapresse11.html

Faggot kurz fag; amerikanischer Slang, Schimpfwort für Schwule, gleichbedeutend
etwa mit Schwuchtel. "Fag" bedeutet aber auch soviel wie Kippe oder Fluppe ...
www.gaysides.de/info/lexikon.html

Hope this helps!


    given above
Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 10:33
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 7479
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kim Metzger: Yes. Faggot is a pretty strong term. Milder epithets would include queen, fairy, fruitcake,poof(UK).
25 mins
  -> I know- he asked for a term reminding him of a musical instrument!

agree  BRH
2 hrs
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2 hrs
Queen


Explanation:
most dictionaries just translate is as that...maybe he's after a pop group, who knows?


Klaus Dorn (X)
Local time: 21:33
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 1514
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6 days
Faggot


Explanation:
German (American) English

Schwuchtel Faggot
Faggot Bassoon

Roland Grefer
Local time: 13:33
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 231
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