Glossary (English)

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Ab wannwhen is the room or person available
AlterAge
bestätigenconfirm
Bezirke(City) District
DatenschutzPrivacy Agreement
Diese Felder müssen
ausgefüllt werden
These fields must be completed
egaldoesn't matter
erfahrenhow did you hear about the WGcompany?
ErnährungWhat you eat
ErsteintragFirst-time database entry
Gemeinsame HaushaltskasseUsually means shared food
GeschlechtGender
gründenstarting up a new WG
HilfeHelp
Ich ziehe mit Kind(ern) einI'm moving in with the child(ren)
InhaltTable of Contents
LebensgemeinschaftA flat-sharing community that does alot together. A fuzzy term which means different things to different communities, but indicates that most of what takes place in the WG is done (or at least decided upon) together.
LöschungDelete database entry
mehrere Eintragungen möglichmore than one selection allowed
MieteRent
möbliertfurnished
NachnameLast Name
NRNon-Smoker
NutzungsbedingungenTerms of Agreement
OmnivorA person who eats everything
Paßwort vergessenForgotten Password
PersonenprofilDatabase entry of someone looking for a room in a shared flat
RaucherInSmoker
sowas dazwischensomething in between
speichernsave
StraßeStreet
VeganerInVegan
VegetarierInVegetarian
VornameFirst Name
WGWohngemeinschaft -- Living Community / Flat-sharing community
WG GrößeHow big the flat-sharing community is, i.e. how many people live in the flat. A 3er WG indicates (yup, you guessed it) 3 people (including you).
WG-ArtType of the WG
WG-ZusammensetzungCharacterizes the people that make up the WG
wie langehow long
Zimmerroom
ZimmergrößeSize of the room (in square meters)
Zweck-WGEveryone for themselves
ÄnderungModify database entry