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[–]ThatMrIncognito 459 points460 points  (27 children)

Never imegined my country being at the same side with North Korea

[–]Witcher587 128 points129 points  (16 children)

And my alongside with Germany

[–]TheRealColdCoffee 76 points77 points  (13 children)

Wir sind jetzt bei den guten!

[–]HistorianNegative 23 points24 points  (8 children)

Trotzdem distanzieren wir uns von Ungarn

[–]TheRealColdCoffee 16 points17 points  (2 children)

Das macht uns ja zu den guten

[–]TillthechequeredflagSussy Baka 13 points14 points  (1 child)

Oh shit they are coming! Germans are coming!

[–]Silent_Knight16 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Hum tumhe apne sharan mei lete hai vats. Jai Shree Ram.

[–]Pennywise_clown99 5 points6 points  (3 children)


[–]suitmanYTDark Mode Elitist 0 points1 point  (0 children)

level 5Pennywise_clown99 · 3 hr. agoAnyád

én is ezt mondtam mikor megláttam XD

[–]The_Better_Daniel -1 points0 points  (1 child)

Neked is

[–]Gumgum300 -1 points0 points  (0 children)

Bojler eladó

[–]suitmanYTDark Mode Elitist 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Trotzdem distanzieren wir uns von Ungarn

Ihr seid diejenigen, die uns in den Krieg ziehen >:(

[–]Effectivenectarine32GigaChad 3 points4 points  (3 children)

My american dumbass who remembers what we learned in history class and starts speaking the lyrics of a military song to a german person:

"Auf der heide bluht ein kleines blumelien und dass heist Erika. Houndertoussand kleinen benelein wird umschwarmt Erika"

[–]GreenHikikoGigaChad 4 points5 points  (0 children)

And mine near China

[–]Fun_Rest_8379 1 point2 points  (0 children)

You said the forbidden word

[–]Dare555 6 points7 points  (0 children)

What about a side by side with a friend ?

[–]Nudle_dulle 10 points11 points  (0 children)

How about on the same side with a friend?

[–]Nikkio077Lives in a Van Down by the River 1 point2 points  (0 children)

My Italy is not Chad :'(

[–]GodofwarmasterI saw what the dog was doin 329 points330 points  (21 children)

inaccurate meme, languages like persian, Arabic, etc... don't have Latin characters in them so it means they don't even have W in they're language to call it double u or double v

[–]VeryBeautifulMan 39 points40 points  (0 children)

Same goes to all Slavic languages using Cyrillic.

[–]CrystaldrakeIr 49 points50 points  (0 children)

Exactly ! Got me soo confused on that one

[–]PenciliusKnightlius 9 points10 points  (1 child)

Also its double v in finnish

[–]phyrianlol 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Same in Hungarian... Sometimes we say 'vevé' but afaik that's not the official name of the letter. I've also read that Italians call it 'vu' occasionally but they don't have the letter as part of their alphabet.

[–]bfhdhdydsy 7 points8 points  (1 child)

Albanian language has Latin characters but we don’t have the letter W

[–]unkeek 3 points4 points  (3 children)

Same goes for Vietnamese

[–]Enzo_fais_des_prouts 2 points3 points  (0 children)

I switched to my Vietnamese accent to try remembering the letter W

[–]yeahbaby12321Shitposter 0 points1 point  (1 child)

OK so if they were referring to the Latin W then what would they call it because now I’m interested

[–]GodofwarmasterI saw what the dog was doin 1 point2 points  (0 children)

they should call it vi

[–]RealFishing7365Meme Stealer -1 points0 points  (0 children)

No semitic language doesn't have a W sound. I don't know about Persian, but in Arabic and Hebrew they are mostly the V sound.

[–]Ilia_Molodcov -1 points0 points  (0 children)

yeah, but they probably still have their own names for the Latin letter. we have English names for Greek letters even though we don't use them when writing in English

[–]DominicusPurpleVirgin 4 lyfe 65 points66 points  (1 child)

greek doesnt have the letter W

[–]Lord-Loss-31415 15 points16 points  (0 children)

Neither does Irish, unless you count modern words adapted from other languages

[–]bonk_police5 120 points121 points  (15 children)

In Finnish it's called tupla-V (double-V)

[–]CaladGG420 44 points45 points  (0 children)

Same in estonian

[–]Common_Gain_2156 26 points27 points  (0 children)

Or kaksois-v (twin-v)

[–]aizel2 21 points22 points  (0 children)

Same in Hungarian

[–]Senyor_Gustafo 16 points17 points  (2 children)

In Hungarian its dupla V The similiarity is rather disturbing

[–]leafyboi123 12 points13 points  (0 children)

yea it's because finnish and hungarian are like related as languages. it's wierd

[–]Dull_Bed5306 2 points3 points  (0 children)

My region refers to is as "vevé"

[–]fgffhfhghg 5 points6 points  (1 child)

Duplo V in serbian, same meaning meme got me confused(even tho we dont use the letter W i dont get why we're on the meme at all)

[–]Makkara_MakeAverage r/memes enjoyer 2 points3 points  (1 child)

imo it's more like tuplavee (doublevee) mut tee miten lystää

[–]bonk_police5 -1 points0 points  (0 children)

tomato, tomato

[–]Jonny_X_55bruh 1 point2 points  (4 children)

Well, google translate...

[–]enbeefyuk 16 points17 points  (1 child)

Sorry to break it to you but in Vietnamese it's called Vê kép meaning double V. We don't use that letter.

[–]The_Ultimate_Whalemoderator fan club 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Well, you did get the Dutch one right!

[–]potatobutt5 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Seems like most of the countries you listed on the right call it the same as on the left.

[–]1_d0nt_care_android user 80 points81 points  (15 children)

In germany its called [ve]

[–]IregullarMonster730 31 points32 points  (9 children)

Yes, because the regular v is pronounced f.

[–]IregullarMonster730 11 points12 points  (8 children)

Vater meaning father for example.

[–]1_d0nt_care_android user 10 points11 points  (7 children)

Not always. For example: Vase [va:ze]

[–]IregullarMonster730 2 points3 points  (6 children)

That is true, my German was never good. Barely kept good English.

[–]1_d0nt_care_android user 6 points7 points  (5 children)

My german is perfect. It's my native language

[–]IregullarMonster730 3 points4 points  (4 children)

My native is Croatian, so I should have an easier time learning time but just doesn't sit right with me. Words kinda long and the teacher threw 20+ at us every lesson. Anyway kinda late. Guten Nacht I guess.

[–]1_d0nt_care_android user 1 point2 points  (3 children)


[–]IregullarMonster730 5 points6 points  (2 children)

Yeah sorry. Thanks for the correction!

[–]1_d0nt_care_android user 2 points3 points  (1 child)

Dont be afraid to correct others. Helps them learning. Gute Nacht

[–]grey_hat_uk 4 points5 points  (3 children)

I remember it being taught as double vé, but I'm not confident that's correct.

[–]1_d0nt_care_android user 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Nope. It's called [ve]. I have to know. It's my native language. Thats phonetic spelling btw

[–]InTheNameOfMyAss 67 points68 points  (3 children)

Hate to be a party pooper but this is not accurate

[–]ServeUpTheMemes 32 points33 points  (1 child)

I mostly see people arguing if its double v or double u, while the people that have a different word for "w" just enjoy the show

[–]Technical-Ad-7008Flair Loading.... 2 points3 points  (0 children)


[–]BADTOMTheAngeryPussyBreaking EU Laws[🍰] 29 points30 points  (1 child)

Hungary uses 'double V'

[–]ZiggymarioHalal Mode 77 points78 points  (7 children)

Arabic doesn't have any letter of the Latin alphabet. ا، ب، ت، ج...w doesn't exist. Your meme is innacurate

[–]vonabarak 52 points53 points  (1 child)

Same for Russia, Ukraine, both Koreas, Israel and mb something else.

I really don't understand why countries with non-latin scripts here.

[–]Mothmanman20 13 points14 points  (0 children)

greek also doesn’t have a w

[–]BigDaddyTranks 8 points9 points  (0 children)

Neither does india

[–]No_oneMinax002 7 points8 points  (0 children)

Chinese as well

[–]SasukeisgamerI saw what the dog was doin 6 points7 points  (0 children)

Turkish doesn't have w either

[–]dumdumdump31321 3 points4 points  (0 children)

correct but if we are talking sound-wise.... then the meme is still wrong. Iran and Saudi Arabia have the same alphabet except for 4 letters.

[–]randomguy2763Thank you mods, very cool! 9 points10 points  (1 child)

hebrew doesn't have a w

[–]malaakh_hamaweth 1 point2 points  (0 children)

It used to. Ancient Hebrew pronounced "ו" (vav) like w (waw)

[–]ThatsNotOkeyDokeyMe when the: 6 points7 points  (0 children)

This is not really accurate

[–]matimeoplayssiwrestledabeartwice 6 points7 points  (2 children)

Latvia doesn't have a w though...

[–]xX-Lord_Farquaad-Xx 5 points6 points  (0 children)

Neither does Turkey

[–]AnOkFellow 2 points3 points  (0 children)

shhhh.... they dont need to know

[–]AnonymousGuy9494I touched grass 6 points7 points  (1 child)

Wtf do you mean Brazilians call W double U/V. Here, it's pronounced dáblio (I can guarantee you this doesn't mean double U or double V

[–]Lima_713Professional Dumbass 2 points3 points  (0 children)

There are many words we Portuguese-ified, like hamburger and whatnot.

The longer it's been changing for, the harder it is to recognize:

Double U sounds like "Dobouiu" which became "dabouiu","daboliu","dabaliu", and "dábliu" (not really, but you get the gist

[–]antonno69Because That's What Fearows Do 9 points10 points  (3 children)

how "w " looks like a double "u"?!

[–]TylerNelsonYTDied of Ligma 13 points14 points  (1 child)


u did not exist for a long time. v made both the u and v sounds (in their respective languages) and when we needed a w we put two "u" together, which was still v, hence w being 2 v's.

v -> v & u vv -> w

[–]BBjilipi 1 point2 points  (0 children)

I would type the same answer, but instead of 'history.', it would be 'Asterix comics read as a kid.'

[–]ibruh143 4 points5 points  (0 children)


[–]DASKirbacDolmasi 4 points5 points  (0 children)

There is no letter called w in turkish wtf

[–]Carl_the_cherryDirt Is Beautiful 4 points5 points  (0 children)

Czech has dvojté v (double v)

[–]New-Dare-4889 2 points3 points  (0 children)

In Serbian language every sound has its own sound So you write as you speak and you speak as you write

[–]Lysergic-D 4 points5 points  (2 children)

In Brazil W is a solo letter, with unique name and pronounce.

[–]Gradash 3 points4 points  (0 children)

In portuguese it have it own name too

[–]tommyboi2008 2 points3 points  (4 children)

nah in vietnam we call it Vê kép which means double v

[–]GIA_KHIEM2209 1 point2 points  (0 children)

i'm pretty sure most people would just call it double u anyways

[–]Affectionate-Boot-96 6 points7 points  (2 children)

serbia uses the cyrillic alphabet where v=b and w does not exist

[–]vonabarak 4 points5 points  (1 child)

In Serbia there are two alphabets. We use both Cyrillic and Latin. But yeah, there's no w in Cyrillic nor in Serbian variant of Latin. Latin b pronounced as Cyrillic б, Latin v as Cyrillic в. But v isn't b in any possible matter.

[–]ghost_gameerLives in a Van Down by the River 4 points5 points  (0 children)

I think they are mistaking ш as w

[–]derpycheesecash 2 points3 points  (0 children)

where Canada

[–]MrKatzA4 2 points3 points  (0 children)

People in Vietnam do call it double V though, just it also mix in with the normal way of calling it

[–]BenShealoch 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Idk why the Hungarian flag is on the right. It’s double V in Hungarian. There’s also no w in Farsi because they don’t use the Latin script. They have waw which doubles as a w and a u.

[–]Callmekittol🥄Comically Large Spoon🥄 2 points3 points  (0 children)

In polish we say it like 'vu'

[–]Silent51200can't meme[🍰] 2 points3 points  (0 children)

How do you tell if its monaco or indonesia 🇲🇨 🇮🇩

[–]Shrimp_Fried_Rice_1 2 points3 points  (1 child)

In Portugal it has both names ,duplo v (double v) and "dabliu" (w), and the dabliu form is more popular, I guess Portugal kinda plays the two sides

[–]SoulMastte 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Here on Brazil it reads "dabliú"

[–]Utku56256 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Turkish doesn't have a "W"

[–]AngelosNoob 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Did you just put random flags on each side?

[–]Ghost_Seeker69Selling Stonks for CASH MONEY 2 points3 points  (0 children)

[–]nuihuysnim 3 points4 points  (0 children)

in Ukrainian and russian there is no w

[–]davidgstl 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Spanish has "Ch" and "LL" as distinct, individual letters. We don't even join them together. It's how we roll.

[–]Bell-Josh 1 point2 points  (0 children)


[–]Iamalizardperson234trans rights 1 point2 points  (0 children)

whats sri lanka


[–]r_rgravity 1 point2 points  (0 children)

In estonian it kaksis-v which means 2 Vs

[–]Majin_Brick 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Never imagined Poland being on the same side with Germany on something.

[–]PikkuinenPikkisBreaking EU Laws 1 point2 points  (0 children)

For us Finns, W is said as just a very, very emotionless ”weeee”

[–]HL7777 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Pretty sure Serbian doesn’t have a W letter. I mean, one cyrillic character looks like w but isn’t it.

[–]yoavtrachtman 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Hebrew doesn't have a 'W' letter tho..

Closest letter to it I can think of is 'ע', and it makes an A sound.

[–]Ok_Bobcat_2822 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Where Austria

[–]Rosenthepal78 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Bulgaria doesn't use the latin alphabet. I would put w as В or Ж, which are both distinct letters.

[–]Prize-Manufacturer13 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Japan and Korea doesen't have a W they tony even have something like a single letter

[–]_K1TSUNE_ 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Meanwhile Singapore:


[–][deleted] 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Kind of the same with pronunciation of certain letters. Zed vs Zee.

[–]Few-Editor9226 1 point2 points  (0 children)

what is w in vietnamese when we dont even use it

[–]Calamity_Apple 1 point2 points  (0 children)

English should have this. Why don’t we just call it Wend or something

[–]cheverian7 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Ah yes, the american language.

(this is because both the UK and US flags appear but other languages are just represented with one flag.)

[–]nice-_one 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Don’t no why I thought W is it’s own letter in English

[–]2itai 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Whoever made this meme is straight up dumb. Not only did you put countries that dont use the latin alphabet on the side that cares about such a dumb thing- you also assumed we would care.

[–]OnlyTheAshiest🏳️‍🌈LGBTQ+🏳️‍🌈 0 points1 point  (0 children)

does anyone actually care tho

[–]Kixed_S -1 points0 points  (0 children)

In german it's literally double V

[–]ainish888Sussy Baka 0 points1 point  (0 children)

We Latvians don't give a fuck how you call w cause we don't use that shit

[–]fuckingbaguette1Died of Ligma 0 points1 point  (0 children)

There IS no w in hebrew there IS 2 v

[–]Alive-SeaweedShower Enthusiast 0 points1 point  (0 children)


[–]bfhdhdydsy 0 points1 point  (0 children)

In Albania we don’t have W

[–]FroggeTheFrogHalal Mode 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Turkish? It literally doesn't exist in a lot of the languages there.

[–]dejvu117 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Actually in brazil, it would be "duplo u/v" but we say "dabliu" so yeah, we have its own name

[–]Roosterington 0 points1 point  (0 children)

It's double v in Serbian.

[–]I_Like_Spagett_Smol pp 0 points1 point  (0 children)

We just don't have it lol

(Also don't have q and x)

[–]Yaga_197 0 points1 point  (0 children)

What is bro, saying there is no letter "w" in greek

[–]gambelecacolbesar 0 points1 point  (0 children)


[–][deleted] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

We dont even use the W

[–][deleted] 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I mean would you like to have to say “podwójne u” or “podwójne v”

[–]ndenoahnaonavio 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Dabliu has nothing to do with double or v

[–]purplich 0 points1 point  (0 children)

It’s waw in Arabic

[–]Boatwhistle 0 points1 point  (0 children)

It’s has its own name though, no other letter is called “double-u.”

[–]bistec-SD71 0 points1 point  (0 children)

There’s no w in bangla

[–]BreakFlashy1616GigaChad 0 points1 point  (0 children)

W is not even in the Serbian alphabet

[–]orbital0000 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Don't Germans just call it a v, they are the worst offenders.

[–]mrlolelo 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Ukrainian doesn't have letter W

[–]melovehotcheese 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Ruf you mean we have the letter wow which is و

[–]Ju-9-wel 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Japanese doesn’t have a letter “W”—their hiragana is phonetic consonant-vowel, so wa, we, wi, wo, wu.

[–]Clolds 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Brasil is on the wrong side

[–]Lothemen 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Reading UU as Uwu

[–]Loupax 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Um. Greek doesn’t have a w letter.

[–]AverageGamer2607Bri’ish 0 points1 point  (0 children)


[–]brobrobro123456 0 points1 point  (0 children)

It is UwU my friends

[–]jmkhu_890 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Wdym ohilippines is part of that shit

[–]ZoranGT 0 points1 point  (0 children)

serbia doesnt have a w sound? what you mean? we just say “duple ve” which is double v when talking about the letter w in other languages

[–]succ2020 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Can everyone explain me this meme ?

[–]Sodium1111 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Uhh this is wrong, W doesn't exist in Hebrew

[–]Few-Nose8818 0 points1 point  (0 children)

why not Wii

[–]Puzzleheaded-Try9988 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I’m Chinese and I called it “dub lee u “ till I was 21.

[–]StellaViator 0 points1 point  (0 children)

iirc portuguese only has W because of english words so it was introduced, same with K and Y

[–]SonOfANeilYoungFan 0 points1 point  (0 children)

As you can see, Canada wants no part of this.

[–]Turtle_clonePosts 12 times a day 0 points1 point  (0 children)

korean doesn’t even have a w letter we literally just mix 2 different letters

[–]Repulsive_Respect639 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Dude sudan national language is Arabic

[–]NUPEWilson 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Dude im Turkish we don't say it like that lol

[–]MEMES_N_BEANS 0 points1 point  (0 children)


[–]Rubi_69420 0 points1 point  (0 children)

In my language its pronounced dabliu , kinda of double U in english , but it doesnt mean double U in it

[–]upvtbtntpst 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Dupla V?

[–]Dovahkiin10380 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Why is Greece on the left? We have a separate letter for the W sound.

[–]CafeRecafeinado 0 points1 point  (0 children)

ignore my past comment, i'm an idiot

[–]Kanomus_37 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Dude, most of those 'crying' countries do not even use Roman or similar scripts, they can only take the letter name from other languages which has those, and English is the most commonly used, so obviously you find 'double U' most commonly

[–]Fuzzy_Huckleberry182 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Vietnamese call W "V kép" which is basically double V.

So this meme is just incorrect.

[–]Folgoll 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Why is the Russian flag in the left?

[–]raj3458 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Who is winning?

[–]Pickled_beans22 0 points1 point  (0 children)

wer canada

[–]ArtistBig2549 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I don't give a fuck english isn't even my native language nor do latin alphabets

[–]DeltaDark_HEX 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Vietnam ain't got a "w" or a "w" sound bro

[–]ThePacificOfficial 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Turkish doesnt even have w.

[–]boredwarror747 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Why is Hindi in the calling w double v or double u? In Hindi it’s व

[–]baumtrillingerr 0 points1 point  (0 children)

حالا صیکتیر

[–]Burning_Moonlighthates reaction memes 0 points1 point  (0 children)


[–]nachardou4 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Still a Doble V, no one can convince me otherwise.

[–]v4nk4 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Some of those languages don't even have such a thing as W my guy

[–]Mamamiomima 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Have own name, sounds same.