Glossary of Terms

This list contains all the German words of U-boat terminology, but also some nicknames and U-boat slang, a list of abbreviations and a list of commander nicknames. Additions, corrections and short reviews are welcome!

U-Boat Glossary


Commander nicknames

Compiled by Sandro Coletta, GuĂ°mundur Helgason & Jürgen Schlemm.

Special thanks to Bob Connolly for language editing and additions.