Dutch | Phrases - Personal | SMS and Web

SMS and Web - Short Codes

AIUI ( Som jeg forstår det)
Zoals ik het begrijp
Used after explaining something from your point of view
ASL (alder, køn, sted?)
Leeftijd, geslacht, woonplaats
Used when instant messaging to find out a person's age, gender and location
ATM (i øjeblikket)
Op dit moment
Used to mean right now
BBL (jeg er tilbage senere)
Ben zo terug
Used when you need to leave an instant message conversation for a while
BCNU (vi ses)
Tot ziens
Used when saying goodbye
BION (tro det eller ej)
Geloof het of niet
Used after mentioning something that is surprising
BRB (jeg er tilbage snart)
Ben zo terug
Used when you need to leave an instant message conversation for a while
BYOB (medbring selv øl)
Breng je eigen bier
Used on party invites to let people know they should bring their own alcohol
CU (vi ses)
Tot ziens
Used when saying goodbye
CUL (vi ses senere)
Zie je later
Used when saying goodbye
DIKU (kender jeg dig?)
Ken ik jou?
Used when you don't recognise the person who has messaged you
EOM (Besked slut)
Einde bericht
Used as an automated response when a conversation or SMS message ends
FYI (til information)
Ter informatie
Used when telling someone something that is specific to them or when interjecting upon a preconceived idea someone has
G2G (jeg er nødt til at gå)
Ik moet gaan
Used when something suddenly comes up and you have to leave the computer
IMO (efter min mening)
Naar mijn mening
Used when giving a personal opinion
IMHO ( efter min ydmyg mening)
Naar mijn bescheiden mening
Used when giving a personal opinion
IOU (jeg skylder dig)
Ik ben je iets schuldig
Used when someone does something for you and you want to let them know that you owe them a favour
J/K (jeg joker bare)
Grapje
Used after making a joke, which is ambiguous whether or not it is serious
L8R (senere)
Later
Used when saying goodbye or when you are not currently free to do something but will do it later on
LOL (griner højt)
Ik lach hardop
Used as a reaction when you find something funny
MYOB ( pas dig selv)
Bemoei je met je eigen zaken
Used when you want to keep something private
NRN (ikke lige nu)
Nu even niet
Used when you are not free to do something right away
RFD (anmodning on en diskussion)
Oproep tot discussie
Used when you want to talk to someone about something
TB (skriv tilbage)
Schrijf terug
Used at the end of an SMS when you want a reply
TBH (for at være ærlig)
Om eerlijk te zijn
Used to explain or clarify your personal opinion on a subject
TIA ( Tak på forhånd)
Bij voorbaat dank
Used when thanking someone before they have helped you
THX (tak)
Bedankt
Used when thanking someone
TTYL (vi snakkes ved senere)
Spreek je later
Used when saying goodbye
4U (til dig)
Voor jou
Used when sending something to a particular person