Swiss German

German word of the day: Das Laternelaufen
GERMAN WORD OF THE DAY

German word of the day: Das Laternelaufen

Nine fun Swiss German words without an English translation
SWISS GERMAN

Nine fun Swiss German words without an English translation

Some Swiss German words are so culturally specific, or just so strange, that it is impossible to translate them – at least not in a simple, elegant way. From dogs' funerals to egg bumping, some Swiss German words just don't make it across the translation divide.