11 More Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent →
nevver: Seigneur-terraces (French) Coffee shop dwellers who sit at tables a long time but spend little money. Ya’arburnee (Arabic) This word is the hopeful declaration that you will die before someone you love deeply, because you cannot stand to live without them. Literally, may you bury me. Schlimazel (Yiddish) Someone prone to bad luck. Yiddish distinguishes between the schlemiel and...
Gore Vidal, 1925-2012 →
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