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Re: French

From:Hanuman Zhang <zhang@...>
Date:Thursday, January 22, 2009, 3:34
on 1/21/09 7:24 PM, Ina van der Vegt at gijsstrider@GMAIL.COM wrote:

> 2009/1/22 andrew <hobbit@...>: >> On one New Zealand discussion site rofflenui (the prefered spelling) was >> voted word of the year. The first part from ROTFL (spelt ROFL in the >> description, don't ask me why), and the second part from nui a Maori >> word meaning big, much, augmentive, which is familiar to most New >> Zealanders. It is described as meaning 'laughing big-time'. > > I'm more familiar with ROFL than ROTFL. Roffel sounds better than > Rotfel too (imhoe), but that might be because Roffelen is an existing > Dutch verb.
What abour LOL? Isn't LOL a Dutch word, too? =))


Ina van der Vegt <gijsstrider@...>