Still a proud nord. . CS) 'Ct (haha = salmon). Actually the Icelandic word for a dragon is not "dragon" but "dreki". Finland Perkele
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> hey anon, wanna give your opinion?
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#20 - thaticelandicguy
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Actually the Icelandic word for a dragon is not "dragon" but "dreki".
#229 to #20 - thenewneone
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found the faggot.
#185 to #20 - anon id: 82f101bf
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The slovenian word is zmaj...
#234 to #185 - anansi
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The serbian word is "ZMAAAJ, U PICKU MATERINU".
User avatar #54 to #20 - pappathethird
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fed fortælling, brormand
User avatar #171 to #20 - novren
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Catalan is "drac".

There's also "dragó", for a special kind of lizard.
#21 to #20 - felex [OP]
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#118 to #20 - peacerock
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ÍÍÍÍÍÍÍSSSLAAAND!!!!!!
#417 to #118 - billofclarance
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ÍÍÍÍÍÍÍÍSSLAAAAAAANNNND!!!!!!!!!!!!!
#67 to #20 - faroeseguy
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as is the faroese.

Your name is cool
#342 to #67 - thaticelandicguy
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Thanks, so is your
#82 to #20 - angelwishes
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And the Japanese word for dragon is 竜 (Ryū)
#45 to #20 - qlimastix
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And the danish word for dragon is. "Drage"
#47 to #45 - xxbutthurtxx
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The german word for dragon is Drache.
Drachen is the plural.
#114 to #47 - longboarding
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And the English form is dragon
User avatar #142 to #114 - nastoy
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*MINDBLOWN*
#95 to #47 - anon id: 8dc22751
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Or the kite.
#191 to #45 - anon id: eb1f4d0a
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Its also Dragon, in fact. But we just chose to say Drage instead since "Drahgohn" sounds weird.
#350 to #191 - anon id: 96d21421
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You are wrong sir
#352 to #350 - anon id: 96d21421
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http://en DOT wiktionary DOT org/wiki/drage
#126 to #45 - anon id: 40e43b31
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Ja tak!
#111 to #45 - anon id: 5631ce5c
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and the japanese one reads "doragon"
#22 - debukka
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we just want to be different, so no one could get too easily with this language
#161 to #22 - runtz
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I believe its because both Finnish and Hungarians come from a completely different language tree, that being the Finno-Hungric tree of the Magyars. This is why finnish is different from any latin or germanic language.
#23 to #22 - felex [OP]
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No mutta ku yritä sitä muille kertoo
User avatar #60 - Nihatclodra
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Sorry to disappoint you, but "Dragon" in Japanese is (pronounced: "Ryuu").
User avatar #121 to #60 - HAMMATIMEZ
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Isn't it "tatsu" and just used with hiragana?

#273 to #121 - anon id: 66187f23
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Nope, tatsu is just the alternative reading of this kanji,.
User avatar #195 to #60 - ryukyukids
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I was just about to say that
User avatar #194 to #60 - daentraya
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Their dragons are completely different too
#85 to #60 - morkoelorko
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User avatar #282 to #85 - Ryu
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A wild Ryu appears!
#89 - thisotherdude
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Why exactly are America and the UK shown separately, it was my understanding they used the exact same language.
User avatar #91 to #89 - thejellybear
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I, as a United States citizen (saying American sounds pretentious to me, because there are other countries on this big ol' island), would tend to agree, but it's surprising how many Englishmen would be disinclined to agree.

So I don't know... Some Brits say we don't, some say we do.

I say I don't care what they think, the chains of English tyranny over this great nation were sundered generations ago!

(Sorry... Just watched some John Adams.)

EDIT: Not actually sorry.
User avatar #93 to #91 - thisotherdude
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If anything people might consider them different due to how some words are spelled a little differently (ex. color/colour, center/centre, realize/realise), but honestly this is nowhere near a big enough different to actually consider them different languages.
User avatar #94 to #93 - thejellybear
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Well, true. I didn't mean to imply that the languages were totally separate by any stretch of the imagination, so I apologize for any misunderstanding. However, since there are some differences in dialect between the two, and vocabulary differentiations, I can understand the separating of the two above.
User avatar #96 to #94 - thisotherdude
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Oh I wasn't accusing you of anything, just thinking of reasons why some people would tend to disagree.
User avatar #97 to #96 - thejellybear
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Well, here in America, we speak AMERICAN!
(ACDC bursts from hidden speakers while Blue Angels soar above)

Yeah, I'd just as much they left them together. But use the United States flag.

In all seriousness, though, it's not like I actually want the United States to be any more well-known for slaughtering the English language.
#115 to #97 - anon id: 510571ba
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I may be mistaken but if I recall American English is the original/correct derivative of English. After the split in the revolution the British English adopted their style of speaking to separate themselves from us out of resentment... Correct me if I'm wrong, I'm too lazy to go out and find the sources.
User avatar #362 to #115 - thejellybear
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And I am way too lazy to check that for you. No problem.

We can just believe America wins.
User avatar #214 to #89 - mrcocoabeans
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favour in appose to favor
colour in appose to color
mum - mom
User avatar #433 to #214 - thisotherdude
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I still don't think that really constitutes a different language, just some spelling variations.
User avatar #438 to #433 - mrcocoabeans
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well no not a different language but perhaps a reason/explanation as to why they're shown separate
User avatar #105 to #89 - jtwagner
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Linguistic Anthropology fag here, while they are considered the same language, they are considered widely different dialects. The distinguishing factor in determining dialect variation from language variation is whether two people from each language can hold a conversation. While most Americans can speak well with most English, there are parts of both country that are entirely unintelligible to the other. So depending on where you are The Queens English could be considered a different language from American English.

tl;dr they are the same yet different languages simultaneously.
#366 to #105 - bulbakip
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Thissun is her un hum brom bun. fozzy wombols.
User avatar #251 to #105 - jakekel
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to be fair, I don't think the guy who made this rage comic took this into consideration.
User avatar #107 to #105 - thisotherdude
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Some people can't even understand others from the same country, for example I'm Canadian but I wouldn't understand a single word a Newfie said. I take it same rules apply?
User avatar #413 to #107 - thexxtalonxx
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I live in Texas (right next to Louisiana), and I can't understand 75% of what a Cajun says. And we are two states literally right next to each-other.
User avatar #108 to #107 - jtwagner
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Yes. However, a language is more regularly defined as a dialect with a military. Just ask the Deutsche Dutch
User avatar #106 to #105 - jtwagner
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countries*
#7 - felex [OP]
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#201 to #7 - trololoking
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User avatar #50 to #7 - sublift
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i have watched enough Moomins in Finnish to understood that

virolaine here :D
#332 to #50 - jyrx
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Estonian posted comment



CELEVRATE
#333 to #332 - jyrx
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Celebrate*...
#189 to #50 - felex [OP]
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Sull on pisut kortus :D in finnish that means you have piss in your condom :DDD
Sull on pisut kortus :D in finnish that means you have piss in your condom :DDD
#208 to #189 - trololoking
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according to who?!
according to who?!
#212 to #208 - felex [OP]
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My mistake, i was thinking about other thing  while was writing that. Oh boy i'm gonna get it now
My mistake, i was thinking about other thing while was writing that. Oh boy i'm gonna get it now
#217 to #212 - trololoking
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nah I mean I understood that "finnish" but it's far from correct.. Sounds more like estonian..
User avatar #224 to #217 - felex [OP]
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But ain't that mean you have wrinkels on your shirt or something?
#230 to #224 - trololoking
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nope. "Sul on pisut/pissat/kuset kortsussa." would be slang for you have piss in your condom. "Sul on ryppyjä paidassa" would be that wrinkles- thing
#233 to #230 - felex [OP]
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That is exactly what i was thinking about. Thank you have this
That is exactly what i was thinking about. Thank you have this
#153 to #50 - jaminnsnoo
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User avatar #271 to #153 - sublift
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>implying like i have a choice
User avatar #186 to #7 - nightdge
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I understood: estonian
Mine ise kah perse.
#25 to #7 - warofsodom
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I understood...

Minä rakastan sinua!
#75 - KayRed
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How dare they say something differently!
#264 - jhoelzler
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Dragon in danish is drage, fagtard
#98 - rawpedobearraw
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they must have some pretty big salmon ....
#1 - toastersburnthings
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#19 to #1 - felex [OP]
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Yes.
#11 to #1 - ytzion
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Hell yea ************!
#257 - beerterror
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Smok is the word
User avatar #280 to #257 - tigronn
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as in smoke... from fire
#394 to #280 - beerterror
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