20 Awesomely Untranslatable Words from Around the World


There are at least 250,000 words in the English language. However, to think that English – or any language – could hold enough expression to convey the entirety of the human experience is as arrogant of an assumption as it is naive.

Here are a few examples of instances where other languages have found the right word and English simply falls speechless.

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But I tell you what, it is seriously missing focal as Gaeilge (Irish Words)

Any suggestions?

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