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edao
01-05-10, 18:52
'Dundee United' is Nigerian slang for 'idiot'


A BBC documentary into life in Lagos, Nigeria has uncovered an unusual term used by locals to mean a person with no sense – “Dundee United”.

Article (http://sport.stv.tv/football/scottish-premier/dundee-united/173251-dundee-united-is-nigerian-slang-for-idiot/)

Marianne
03-05-10, 15:41
Interesting!

The first explanation they give in the article makes more sense to me...:thinking:

Hildebrand
19-05-10, 18:12
That seems like a mundane insult for a person and Dundee United fans are probably few and far between in Lagos.

Gwyllgi
20-05-10, 08:03
That seems like a mundane insult for a person and Dundee United fans are probably few and far between in Lagos.

Few and far between in Dundee as well! :laughing: