The phrase came from Scandinavian immigrants to the United States in the early 20th century. "Uff da" is a resonse expressing exhaustion or fatigue. It's similar to "no kidding!" and has a sarcastic element to it. 

"Uff Da" White Ceramic Mug


    Anderson Scandinavian Tours

    134 N Main St. - P.O. Box 151

    Lindsborg, KS 67456-0151

    Phone: 785-212-0251


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