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Word Definition Language Tags Audio
desenrascanço the ability to find improvised solutions to problems Portuguese strength attribute life
Abhayamudrâ (अभय मुद्रा) The gesture (e.g., in Hindu and Buddhist iconography) of fearlessness, protection, and/or peace; involves the palms facing outwards, and the fingers extending upwards. Sanskrit strength
Sumud (صمود) steadfastness, a determined struggle to persist. Arabic growth strength
(يقبرني) Ya'aburnee A way to declare your hope that your loved one will outlive you because of how unbearable it would be to live without them. Arabic love time strength
Xíng qì (行氣) Volitionally (e.g., mentally) circulating or directing qi. Chinese growth awareness strength
Te (德) Virtue; morality; integrity; inner power. Chinese strength
Rauxa Sudden determination or action; rapture Catalan action strength
Meraki Describe doing something with soul, creativity, or love — when you put “something of yourself” into what you're doing, whatever it may be. Greek emotion strength
Nepenthe Something that helps you forget grief or suffering Greek growth strength
Startijenn A kickstart/boost of energy; also denotes perseverance. Breton strength
Nutro (Нутро) Something that governs your inner being; your core Russian strength character
Andria (ανδρεία) Both valour and courage, expressed in actions in front of the face of danger Greek strength character
kaṟpu (கற்பு) Determination to chastity, even in the face of adversity Tamil strength
Sitzfleisch Having "Sitzfleisch": being persistent enough to complete a tough or big task German strength growth
Querencia A place from which one's strength is drawn, where one feels at home, the place where you are your most authentic self Spanish strength happiness character
Dozywocie Parental contract with children guaranteeing lifelong support Polish family love strength
Naz The pride that comes from knowing that you are loved no matter what you do Urdu love strength positive
Kelema Age in which you have strength, vigor and a person is considered productive.q Maya strength
Sisu Extraordinary determination in the fact of adversity Finnish growth strength



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