German | Phrases - Personal | SMS and Web

SMS and Web - Short Codes

AIUI ( Som jeg forstår det)
So, wie ich es verstehe
Used after explaining something from your point of view
ASL (alder, køn, sted?)
Alter, Geschlecht, Ort?
Used when instant messaging to find out a person's age, gender and location
ATM (i øjeblikket)
Jetzt gerade
Used to mean right now
BBL (jeg er tilbage senere)
Bin später wieder da
Used when you need to leave an instant message conversation for a while
BCNU (vi ses)
Man sieht sich
Used when saying goodbye
BION (tro det eller ej)
Ob Du es glaubst oder nicht
Used after mentioning something that is surprising
BRB (jeg er tilbage snart)
Bin gleich wieder da
Used when you need to leave an instant message conversation for a while
BYOB (medbring selv øl)
Bring Dein eigenes Bier mit
Used on party invites to let people know they should bring their own alcohol
CU (vi ses)
Used when saying goodbye
CUL (vi ses senere)
Bis später
Used when saying goodbye
DIKU (kender jeg dig?)
Kenne ich Dich?
Used when you don't recognise the person who has messaged you
EOM (Besked slut)
Ende des Meldung
Used as an automated response when a conversation or SMS message ends
FYI (til information)
Zur Information
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)
Ich muss weg
Used when something suddenly comes up and you have to leave the computer
IMO (efter min mening)
Meiner Meinung nach
Used when giving a personal opinion
IMHO ( efter min ydmyg mening)
Meiner bescheidenen Meinung nach
Used when giving a personal opinion
IOU (jeg skylder dig)
Ich schulde Dir etwas
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)
Nur zum Spaß
Used after making a joke, which is ambiguous whether or not it is serious
L8R (senere)
Used when saying goodbye or when you are not currently free to do something but will do it later on
LOL (griner højt)
Lautes Lachen
Used as a reaction when you find something funny
MYOB ( pas dig selv)
Kümmere Dich um Deine eigenen Angelegenheiten!
Used when you want to keep something private
NRN (ikke lige nu)
Nicht jetzt
Used when you are not free to do something right away
RFD (anmodning on en diskussion)
Aufruf zur Diskussion
Used when you want to talk to someone about something
TB (skriv tilbage)
Schreib zurück
Used at the end of an SMS when you want a reply
TBH (for at være ærlig)
Ehrlich gesagt
Used to explain or clarify your personal opinion on a subject
TIA ( Tak på forhånd)
Danke im Voraus
Used when thanking someone before they have helped you
THX (tak)
Used when thanking someone
TTYL (vi snakkes ved senere)
Wir sprechen uns später
Used when saying goodbye
4U (til dig)
Für Dich
Used when sending something to a particular person