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
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
Sisu Extraordinary determination in the fact of adversity Finnish growth strength
Talkoot a collectively pursued/undertaken task; voluntary community work. Finnish event society
Lieko A tree trunk that has fallen to the bottom of a lake Finnish nature
Jaksaa A lack of enthusiasm to do something Finnish adverse habits
Myötähäpeä Secondhand embarrassment Finnish adverse feeling

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