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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Nameer (نمير) Clear water. Arabic nature attribute
Desir The sound of sand driven by the wind Malay sound nature
Listopad The falling of the leaves Russian nature event
En plein air Outdoors; in the open air. French nature physical
Nakhur A camel that won't give milk until her nostrils have been tickled Tamil nature
Jumpa To jump from one floating piece of ice to another Swedish physical nature
Kertek The sound of dry leaves or twigs being trodden underfoot Malay sound nature
Tokka A large herd of reindeer Finnish nature
mångata The roadlike reflection of moonlight on water Swedish nature beauty
Resol That kind of sun light, non direct, when the sun is covered by clouds that still hurts the eyes. Mallorquín nature
cāral (சாரல்) A gentle secondary drizzle either from a waterfall or rain Tamil nature
arumpu (அரும்பு) A bud, but specifically referring to the stage where it is just starting to bud Tamil nature
Cynefin A place where a person or an animal feels it ought to live and belong; it is where nature around you feels right and welcoming Welsh nature feeling
Xiao xiao The whistling and pattering of rain or wind Chinese nature beauty sound
Gökotta To rise at dawn in order to go out and listen to the birds sing Swedish nature beauty
Uitwaaien To take a refreshing break outdoors in windy weather Dutch nature life beauty
Waldeinsamkeit The feeling of solitude in the woods German nature beauty
Lieko A tree trunk that has fallen to the bottom of a lake Finnish nature
Celístia Brighness from the stars Catalan nature physical
Volta During certain hours of the early evening, around dusk, everyone in the town who might feel like going for a walk takes a saunter or stroll up and down the main street Greek time physical nature
Chrysalism An amniotic tranquility of being indoors during a thunderstorm. English nature beauty
Psithurism The sound of wind through trees English nature beauty
Offing The deep, distant stretch of the ocean that is still visible from the land; the foreseeable future English nature beauty
Abendrot The colour of the sky when the sun is setting German nature beauty
Friluftsliv “Free air life,” signifying a fundamental understanding of the positive impact of being in nature Norwegian nature health



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