Eunoia

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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Waldeinsamkeit The feeling of solitude in the woods German nature beauty
Numinous Describing an experience that makes you fearful yet fascinated, awed yet attracted - the powerful, personal feeling of being overwhelmed an inspired English beauty emotion
Chrysalism An amniotic tranquility of being indoors during a thunderstorm. English nature beauty
Ubuntu A quality that includes the essential human virtues; compassion and humanity. Zulu beauty character awareness
Aesthete Someone with deep sensitivity to the beauty of art or nature English art beauty
Luscofusco Time of nightfall, just with the last ray of Sun Galician physical beauty
Kintsukuroi To repair with gold. Understanding that a piece is more beautiful for having broken. Japanese beauty change
Seijaku (静寂) Quiet (sei) tranquillity (jaku); silence, calm, serenity (especially in the midst of activity or chaos). Japanese awareness beauty
Uitwaaien To take a refreshing break outdoors in windy weather Dutch nature life beauty
Abendrot The colour of the sky when the sun is setting German nature beauty
Gökotta To rise at dawn in order to go out and listen to the birds sing Swedish nature beauty
Eesome Pleasing to the eye English beauty
Yugen A profound, mysterious sense of the beauty of the universe…and the sad beauty of human suffering. Japanese beauty awareness philosophy
Eunoia (εὔνοια) A well-mind; beautiful thinking Greek beauty thinking
Solkatt The glimmer that reflects the sunshine off a wristwatch Swedish physical beauty
Offing The deep, distant stretch of the ocean that is still visible from the land; the foreseeable future English nature beauty
Wabi-sabi Finding beauty within the imperfections of life and peacefully accepting the natural cycle of growth and decay. Japanese beauty awareness
Livsnjutare Someone who loves life deeply Swedish love life beauty
Eunoia A well-mind; beautiful thinking Greek beauty
Mahj Looking beautiful after having a disease Tamil beauty change
Commuovere "Heartwarming,” but specifically refers to a story that moved you to tears Italian beauty interaction emotion
tuḷir (துளிர்) Technically "a baby leaf", but it specifcally means a freshness tenderness, delicateness Tamil attribute beauty
Punya “Merit,” “virtue”, “sacred", "good karma", among other things Sanskrit beauty
Xiao xiao The whistling and pattering of rain or wind Chinese nature beauty sound
Komorebi (木漏れ日) Lit. wood is ‘leaking’ sunlight; dappled sunlight filtering through leaves. Japanese nature beauty



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