Words That Don't Translate

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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Kilig It is the sudden feeling of an inexplicable joy one gets when something romantic or idealistic occurs; butterflies. Tagalog feeling love connection
Naz The pride that comes from knowing that you are loved no matter what you do Urdu love strength positive
Noroke To brag about or sing the praises of the person you love Japanese love emotion
Fensterln To visit a girl who you fancy either by coming to her window or climbing through it to see her German love action persistence
Mimoso Said of something that enjoys being pampered or shown affection Spanish attribute love
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
Livsnjutare Someone who loves life deeply Swedish love life beauty
Sensizlik the state and the concept of being without you, not having you Turkish feeling love
Ludus playful love between children or casual lovers Greek love
Cwtch Wrapping of your arms around someone to make them feel safe in the world Welsh love connection
Mangomoment "What can I do now for you, to make you happy?" Dutch love friends connection
Koi No Yokan The feeling upon meeting someone that falling in love with them is inevitable. Japanese love
Philia "highest form of love"; deep love between friends, brotherly love Greek love friends
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
Mecnun "madly in love" to the point of actual mental instability Turkish love emotion
Storgi (στοργη) the love between parents and children Greek love family
Forelsket The euphoria you feel when you're first falling in love. Norwegian love feeling change
Drachenfutter A gift to your significant other as a form of apology German love feeling
Kweesten Inviting a lover into your bed for some pillow talk Dutch love action event
Dor The heartbreak and sense of longing you feel because you’re separated from your love Romanian love adverse
Oodal Overly exaggerated, fake anger that follows a lovers’ quarrel Tamil love event feeling
Abhisar (অভিসার) Lit. 'going towards'; a meeting (often secret) between lovers / partners. Bengali love event
Mitonner Cooking with passion French food love beauty
Razbliuto The feeling for someone you used to love but no longer do Russian love change awareness

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