Save this for next time your lover asks you how he/she looks. ‘My dear, you are simply elysian’, will make them weak at the knees.

Save this for next time your lover asks you how he/she looks. ‘My dear, you are simply elysian’, will make them weak at the knees.

@ northern.lightz uses #PicLabHD to curate a charming feed featuring unique words and their definitions. @PicLabApp makes it easy to design beautiful inspirational typography

Cambré and Port de Bras: The Ultimate Upper-Body Duo

@ northern.lightz uses #PicLabHD to curate a charming feed featuring unique words and their definitions. @PicLabApp makes it easy to design beautiful inspirational typography

The color amaranthine came from the Greek word ‘amarantos’ which meant unfading. The word Amaranth was used to name an imaginary, undying flower that was, presumably, a deep red-purple color and there you have the two uses of the word today. Lovely stuff.

The color amaranthine came from the Greek word ‘amarantos’ which meant unfading. The word Amaranth was used to name an imaginary, undying flower that was, presumably, a deep red-purple color and there you have the two uses of the word today. Lovely stuff.

Eunoia is the shortest English word containing all five main vowel graphemes. It comes from the Greek word εὔνοια, meaning “well mind” or “beautiful thinking"..*

The 2017 Blogging Ideas to Grow your Audience.

Eunoia is the shortest English word containing all five main vowel graphemes. It comes from the Greek word εὔνοια, meaning “well mind” or “beautiful thinking"..*

The 100 Most Beautiful Words in English by Robert Beard, the author of the Word of the Day at yourDictionary.com, via theharissisters #Words #English

The 100 Most Beautiful Words in English by Robert Beard, the author of the Word of the Day at yourDictionary.com, via theharissisters #Words #English

pronunciation | kA-lon                                #kalon, noun, greek, beauty, pretty, skin deep, real beauty, moral, ideal, perfect, perfection, words, otherwordly, other-wordly, K, definitions,

pronunciation | kA-lon #kalon, noun, greek, beauty, pretty, skin deep, real beauty, moral, ideal, perfect, perfection, words, otherwordly, other-wordly, K, definitions,

The word Mamihlapinatapai (sometimes spelled mamihlapinatapei) is derived from the Yaghan language of Tierra del Fuego, listed in The Guinness Book of World Records as the “most succinct word”. It refers to “a look shared by two people, each wishing that the other will offer something that they both desire but are unwilling to suggest or offer themselves.” It is also cited in books and articles on game theory associated with the volunteer’s dilemma. #words #definition #wow #untranslatable

The word Mamihlapinatapai (sometimes spelled mamihlapinatapei) is derived from the Yaghan language of Tierra del Fuego, listed in The Guinness Book of World Records as the “most succinct word”. It refers to “a look shared by two people, each wishing that the other will offer something that they both desire but are unwilling to suggest or offer themselves.” It is also cited in books and articles on game theory associated with the volunteer’s dilemma. #words #definition #wow #untranslatable

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