The Little French Bullblog

I Love that there's a word for the smell of earth after rain . Our sense of smell is one of the strongest memory triggers and the smell of earth after rain is one of the most nostalgic smells.

Favorite thing. Favorite word.

petrichor: the wonderful smell emitted from dry earth after the first rain fall . it is defined as "the distinctive scent which accompanies the first rain after a long warm dry spell"

pronunciation |  el-U-“ther-O-‘mAn-E-a                                     #eleutheromania, noun, origin: greek, english, AMERICA, amurrica, freedom, free, words, otherwordly, other-wordly, definitions, E, lots of E words lately,

words freedom America free definitions e english noun origin: greek otherwordly other-wordly amurrica eleutheromania lots of E words lately


Cingulomania: a strong desire to hold a person in your arms. - I wish I could hold you too.

#athazagoraphobia, noun, phobia, forgetting, memory, lost, replaced, fear, words, otherwordly, other-wordly, definitions, A,

Athazagoraphobia - the fear of forgetting, being forgotten or ignored, or being replaced. Many people have this fear


Anoesis: a state of mind consisting of pure sensation of emotion without cognitive content.


Bohemian: A person, as an artist or writer, who lives and acts free of regard for conversational rules and practices. One who lives a wandering or vagabond life, as a Gypsy. AKA = ME!

Forelsket- (n.) The euphoria your experience when you are first falling in love.

Florelsket(noun) the euphoria you experience when you are first falling in love quote. It's danish and Norwegian for falling in love. Quite literally it means pre love.’s Word of the Day - paramnesia - <em>Psychiatry</em>. a distortion of memory in which fact and fantasyare confused.,the inability to recall the correct meaning of a word.

paramnesia [par-am-nee-zhuh]: <noun> Psychiatry. a distortion of memory in which fact and fantasy are confused. the inability to recall the correct meaning of a word.

pronunciation | gU-mU-‘sAr-vE (goo-moo-SAIR-vee)

In turkish it means moonlight shining on water. ---wonderful words with no english equivalent

.Tell him, "I'm a philologist" and his response will determine whether he's worth your time.

Philology definition, the study of literary texts and of written records, the establishment of their authenticity and their original form, and the determination of their meaning.

a tragic or fatal flaw (Ancient Greek: ἁμαρτία). Thank you Ms. Shobe, I knew this.

Hamartia is a word from Greek. It first appears in Aristotle's Poetics. It has the same meaning in Greek and English. A tragic or fatal flaw.