10 awesome and beautiful foreign words that can't be translated to English
Surely, these wonderful words describe phenomena and feelings you have seen and experienced, you just didn't have the right word to describe them. I believe we should steal these 10 outstanding units of speech to our language!
I thought some of my feelings I couldn't describe were strange and even... abnormal. Now I see that I'm not alone in that, and people from other cultures have even invented precise words to describe these concepts.
#1: KOMOREBI (Japanese)
#2: HYGGE (Danish)
Now I know how to describe this warm Christmas feeling
#3: POCHEMUCHKA (Russian)
#4 SHLIMAZL (Yiddish)
#5 MÅNGATA (Swedish)
#6 - RIRE DANS SA BARBE (French)
#7: SAUDADE (Portugese)
#8: FERNWEH (German)
#9: JAYUS (Indonesian)
#10 MOKITA (Kivila)
Were any of these words familiar to you? Which of the feelings or phenomena from the list have you experienced in your life? Which word did you like most of all?
We are waiting for your comments!
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