Category Archives: Inspirations

Azart

Azart (азарт) (Russian, n.) / æˈzɑːrt / a-zarrt. Heat, excitement, ardour, fervour; to do something with gusto; may also be associated with recklessness and risk-taking. #PositiveLexicography

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Tarruru

Tarruru (Ngarluma, n.) / tɑːrʊə.ru / tah-roor-ruh. Evening glow; dying down; peace of mind. (the last evening glow above the horizon)

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Vacilando

Vacilando (Spanish, v.) / va-ci-lan-do The act of wandering when the experience of travel is more important than reaching the specific destination. #PositiveLexicography ❝ In Spanish there is a word for which I can’t find a counterword in English. It … Continue reading

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Kawaakari

Kawaakari (Japanese, n.) かわあかり / ka-wa-a-ka-rE The glow of a river in the darkness, surface of a river gleaming in the darkness, gleam on a river at dusk. #PositiveLexicography

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Women’s Adventure Film Tour 2018/19

❝ The Women’s Adventure Film Tour features some of the world’s most inspiring women in adventure. This tour is a celebration of the fantastic women around us who are doing extraordinary things. The films are to be enjoyed by women … Continue reading

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Tūrangawaewae

Tūrangawaewae (Māori, n.) təˌrʌŋɡəˈwaɪwaɪ / tur-ranga-why-why. Lit. a place to stand; a place where we feel rooted, empowered, and connected. #PositiveLexicography Tūrangawaewae as foundation Tūrangawaewae is one of the most well-known and powerful Māori concepts. Literally tūranga (standing place), waewae … Continue reading

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Maadoittuminen

Maadoittuminen (Finnish, v.)ˈmɑːdoi̯.tuːmɪ.ɛn / mah-doi-too-min-en. Grounding, earthing; rooting oneself in nature. #PositiveLexicography

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