Words That Don't Translate

Eunoia was built in 24h by Steph. Search 700+ untranslatable words by 80+ languages and 60+ tags, or click refresh to see a new batch. Enjoy!

Word Definition Language Tags Audio
Talkoot a collectively pursued/undertaken task; voluntary community work. Finnish event society
Jaksaa A lack of enthusiasm to do something Finnish adverse habits
Myötähäpeä Secondhand embarrassment Finnish adverse feeling
Sisu Extraordinary determination in the fact of adversity Finnish growth strength
Tokka A large herd of reindeer Finnish nature
Kalsarikänni to get drunk (alone) at home in your underwear with no intention of going out Finnish funny action
Lieko A tree trunk that has fallen to the bottom of a lake Finnish nature
Löyly The steam that rises from the sauna heater when water is thrown on it Finnish physical

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