28 Beautiful Words The English Language Should Steal

There’s a word for that, just not in English.

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Japanese.

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Japanese.

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Maguindanao, Philippines.

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Dutch, Netherlands.

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French.

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Yagán, Tierra Del Fuego, South America.

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German.

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Greek.

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Indonesian.

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Rukwangali, Namibia.

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Filipino, Phillippines.

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Swedish.

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Portuguese, Portugal.

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Danish.

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Norwegian, Norway.

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German.

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Nguni, Southern Africa.

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Mandarin, China.

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Japanese. Suggested by @CH_Griffiths.

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Swedish.

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Spanish.

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Urdu, Pakistan.

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Korean.

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Swedish.

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Czech.

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German.

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Georgian.

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Dan Dalton is a staff writer for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
 
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