Eunoia

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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
tuḷir (துளிர்) Technically "a baby leaf", but it specifcally means a freshness tenderness, delicateness Tamil attribute beauty
Rashk-e-Qamar Someone who is so beautiful, the moon is jealous of their beauty Urdu beauty
Aesthete Someone with deep sensitivity to the beauty of art or nature English art beauty
Punya “Merit,” “virtue”, “sacred", "good karma", among other things Sanskrit beauty
Komorebi (木漏れ日) Lit. wood is ‘leaking’ sunlight; dappled sunlight filtering through leaves. Japanese nature beauty
Kintsukuroi To repair with gold. Understanding that a piece is more beautiful for having broken. Japanese beauty change
Livsnjutare Someone who loves life deeply Swedish love life beauty
Eesome Pleasing to the eye English beauty
Solkatt The glimmer that reflects the sunshine off a wristwatch Swedish physical beauty
Yugen A profound, mysterious sense of the beauty of the universe…and the sad beauty of human suffering. Japanese beauty awareness philosophy
Chaval al hazman (חבל אל הזמן) Literally "shame on time"; referring to an amazing experience that you don't want to end Hebrew beauty happiness time
Mitonner Cooking with passion French food love beauty
Mahj Looking beautiful after having a disease Persian beauty change
Serendipity The development of events by chance that result in a beneficial way Tamil event beauty life
Petrichor The smell of earth after rain English nature beauty
Waldeinsamkeit The feeling of solitude in the woods German nature beauty
Offing The deep, distant stretch of the ocean that is still visible from the land; the foreseeable future English 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
Psithurism The sound of wind through trees English nature beauty
Xiao xiao The whistling and pattering of rain or wind Chinese nature beauty sound
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
Eunoia (εὔνοια) A well-mind; beautiful thinking Greek beauty thinking
Chandamama (చందమామ) Literally "uncle moon"; referring to the moon when admiring it Telugu nature beauty
Chrysalism An amniotic tranquility of being indoors during a thunderstorm. English nature beauty




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