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.

28 Beautiful Words The English Language Should Steal

28 Beautiful Words The English Language Should Steal

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language. I love so many of these, but particularly mellifluous, ineffable, sonorous, ethereal, petrichor, ephemeral, defenestration, and sonder.

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language. I love so many of these, but particularly mellifluous, ineffable, sonorous, ethereal, petrichor, ephemeral, defenestration, and sonder.

14 Perfect Japanese Words You Need In Your Life

14 Perfect Japanese Words You Need In Your Life

Actually means "fleeting life; this transient world; sad world" -------------------- 14 Perfect Japanese Words You Need In Your Life

28 Beautiful Words The English Language Should Steal

28 Beautiful Words The English Language Should Steal

The most beautiful words in the English language.  I LOVE vocabulary!!

The most beautiful words in the English language.

<b>There's a word for that, just not in English.</b>

28 Beautiful Words The English Language Should Steal

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