Words That Don't Translate

Eunoia was built in 24h by Steph. Search 500+ untranslatable words by 70+ languages and 50+ tags, or click refresh to see a new batch. Enjoy!

Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Myötähäpeä Secondhand embarrassment Finnish adverse feeling
Talkoot a collectively pursued/undertaken task; voluntary community work. Finnish event society
Tokka A large herd of reindeer Finnish nature
Löyly The steam that rises from the sauna heater when water is thrown on it Finnish physical
Jaksaa A lack of enthusiasm to do something Finnish adverse habits
Lieko A tree trunk that has fallen to the bottom of a lake Finnish nature
Sisu Extraordinary determination in the fact of adversity Finnish growth strength

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