Eunoia

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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
(يقبرني) Ya'aburnee A declaration of one’s hope that they’ll die before another person because of how difficult it would be to live without them. Arabic love connection fate
Kilig It is the sudden feeling of an inexplicable joy one gets when something romantic or idealistic occurs; butterflies. Tagalog feeling love connection
Livsnjutare Someone who loves life deeply Swedish love life beauty
Mangomoment "What can I do now for you, to make you happy?" Dutch love friends connection
Mitonner Cooking with passion French food love beauty
Redamancy The act of loving the one who loves you; a returned love in full English love emotion
Sphallolalia Flirtatious talk that leads nowhere. English love life
Ciğerparem Describe love to someone who is in the deepest part of his/her heart; refers to someone that you love as much as your own body. Turkish love connection
Mecnun "madly in love" to the point of actual mental instability Turkish love emotion
Agape selfless love to all, universal loving kindness Greek love connection
Odnoliub Someone who has only one love in his or her life; someone who is capable of loving only one at a time Russian love fate
Fanaa (فناء) Used in a romantic, and spiritual sense. It could also mean breaking free, escaping ego, dying while your material body hasn’t Urdu fate love
La douleur exquise The pain that comes from wanting someone you can’t have French feeling awareness love
Mandilón A male who is super dedicated to his girlfriend, as compared to his friends Spanish love character
Razbliuto The feeling for someone you used to love but no longer do Russian love change awareness
Koi No Yokan The feeling upon meeting someone that falling in love with them is inevitable. Japanese love
Cavoli riscaldati Literally "reheated cabbage"; When you attempt to start up a failed relationship or love affair Italian love event persistence
Yuanfen A relationship by fate or destiny. This is a complex concept. It draws on principles of predetermination in Chinese culture, which dictate relationships, encounters and affinities, mostly among lovers and friends. Chinese love society
Naz The pride that comes from knowing that you are loved no matter what you do Urdu love strength positive
Forelsket The euphoria you feel when you're first falling in love. Norwegian love feeling change
Sensizlik the state and the concept of being without you, not having you Turkish feeling love
Noroke To brag about or sing the praises of the person you love Japanese love emotion
Limerence the state of being infatuated or obsessed with another person, typically experienced involuntarily and characterized by a strong desire for reciprocation of one's feelings but not primarily for a sexual relationship. English emotion love
Onsra That bittersweet feeling of loving for the last time; the feeling when you already know that a love won't last Boro love fate emotion
Mamihlapinatapai A look shared by two people, each wishing that the other would initiate something that they both desire but which neither wants to begin Yaghan love feeling




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