English to Dutch: Random Words and Phrases
If you want to learn some random words and phrases - ones that might not be in a standard Dutch textbook, then you've come to the right place!
Below are two lists of random translations, each presented from English to Dutch. First up is a list of random words, followed by the list of random phrases.
Note: Words in bold added during the last update. You can also view this list of random words and phrases from Dutch to English.
Random Words (English to Dutch):
Book ➔ Boek
Candelabra ➔ Luchter
Children ➔ Kinderen
Christmas ➔ Kerstmis
Cool ➔ Tof
Cops ➔ Politie
Cow ➔ Koe
Good ➔ Goed
Hypnotize ➔ Hypnotiseren
Key ➔ Sleutel
Lucky ➔ Geluk
Pretty woman (slang) ➔ Sma (straattaal)
Red ➔ Rood
Road / Away ➔ Weg
Servant ➔ Bediende
Sweet ➔ Lekker
Sweet ➔ Lief
Sweet ➔ Zoet
Textbook ➔ Leerboek
Theory ➔ Theorie
Waiter ➔ Ober
Wizard ➔ Tovenaar
(Means if someone is hot / sexy or the like) ➔ Lekker ding!
Random Phrases (English to Dutch):
Free Webspace ➔ Gratis Webruimte
I'm speaking Dutch ➔ Ik spreek Nederlands
I'm tired ➔ Ik ben moe
You are a... ➔ Je bent een...
*This list of random Dutch words last updated: March 19, 2018.
Can you answer these questions about random words and phrases in Dutch?
1. What is the English translation of lekker ding?
As most of the translations in the list above are user submitted, it's quite possible for there to be mistakes on the page. If you speak Dutch and have a correction you'd like to share, feel free to leave a message below. Thanks again for any help you can provide.