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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Chandamama (చందమామ) Literally "uncle moon"; referring to the moon when admiring it Telugu nature beauty
Aesthete Someone with deep sensitivity to the beauty of art or nature English art beauty
Recherché Rare, exotic, unusual; not understood or appreciated by many people. French beauty attribute
Chaval al hazman (חבל אל הזמן) Literally "shame on time"; referring to an amazing experience that you don't want to end Yiddish beauty happiness time
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
Volya (Воля) "Freedom" and "will", but also vast natural landscape Russian nature beauty
Xiao xiao The whistling and pattering of rain or wind Chinese nature beauty sound
Luscofusco Time of nightfall, just with the last ray of Sun Galician physical beauty
Serendipity The development of events by chance that result in a beneficial way Tamil event beauty life
Eesome Pleasing to the eye English beauty
Komorebi (木漏れ日) Lit. wood is ‘leaking’ sunlight; dappled sunlight filtering through leaves. Japanese nature beauty
Thimru Used to describe sharp qualities or features Tamil attribute beauty
Eunoia (εὔνοια) A well-mind; beautiful thinking Greek beauty thinking
Solkatt The glimmer that reflects the sunshine off a wristwatch Swedish physical beauty
Ubuntu A quality that includes the essential human virtues; compassion and humanity. Zulu beauty character awareness
Waldeinsamkeit The feeling of solitude in the woods German nature beauty
Livsnjutare Someone who loves life deeply Swedish love life beauty
Mahj Looking beautiful after having a disease Tamil beauty change
Gökotta To rise at dawn in order to go out and listen to the birds sing Swedish nature beauty
Pertichor The smell of earth after rain English nature beauty
Mitonner Cooking with passion German food love beauty
Wabi-sabi Finding beauty within the imperfections of life and peacefully accepting the natural cycle of growth and decay. Japanese beauty awareness
Uitwaaien To take a refreshing break outdoors in windy weather Dutch nature life beauty
Punya “Merit,” “virtue”, “sacred", "good karma", among other things Sanskrit beauty
Commuovere "Heartwarming,” but specifically refers to a story that moved you to tears Italian beauty interaction emotion



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