Hiraeth (n) A Homesickness for a Home to Which You Cannot Return, a Home Which Maybe Never Was; The Nostalgia, The Yearning, The Grief for the Places of Your Past...

When You Love-Hate the Place You’re From

a Welsh word which has no literal translation. it's more of a feeling than a word. Even the definition of a word can be poetry.

You know you're doing it right if this what you make your readers feel!  32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

A welsh word with no direct english word.one of 32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

MyMemory, World's Largest Translation Memory

My Memory - the world's largest translation memory. Another great site for translating Records that are in different languages.

Elvish writing from The Lord of the Rings. Don't know if it's Quenya or Sindarin.

These are some of my favorite lines from The Lord of the Rings. Gotta be a Senior Quote in there somewhere.

English translation from Welsh: I'll walk beside you over many paths

15 of the most beautiful lines ever written in Welsh

What it means: I'll walk beside you over many paths Where it's from: Mi Gerddaf Gyda Thi, (Anon) - 15 of the most beautiful lines ever written in the Welsh language - Wales Online

A home which maybe never was

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Hiraeth /hɪəraɪ̯θ/ is a Welsh word that has no direct English translation. However, the University of Wales, Lampeter attempts to define it.

Hiraeth /hɪəraɪ̯θ/ is a Welsh word that has no direct English translation. The University of Wales, Lampeter attempts to define it as homesickness tinged with grief or sadness over the lost or departed. It is a mix of longing, yearning, nostalgia, wistfulness, and the earnest desire for the Wales of the past.

Home sick for Jamaica. Always Hiraeth. In Welsh: a homesickness for a home to which you cannot return, a home which maybe never was, the nostalgia, the yearning, the grief for the lost places of your past. It has no direct translation in English

Funeral Poem "War" by Hedd Wyn Welsh poem with English translation

Rhyfel gan Hedd Wyn Hefo'r eiriau wedi gyfieithu i Saesneg. War by Hedd Wyn With the English translation.

Robinette - French - English Translation and Examples

Robinette - French - English Translation and Examples

Welsh Word of the Day, Pronunciation

Pronunciation Consonants: Consonants in Welsh can only make one unique sound, as opposed to English which can make several sounds per consonant.

Vintage Welsh to English Translation Chart Illustrated Framed Souvenir by RetroResaleSanDiego on Etsy

Vintage Welsh to English Translation Chart Illustrated Framed Souvenir by RetroResaleSanDiego on Etsy

A Welsh word without direct English translation, and utterly beautiful. Thanks, Wales.

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

Charlotte Church: "Suo-Gân" (2001). Live, HD, Welsh lyrics, English translation, subtitles. - YouTube

Charlotte Church: "Suo-Gân" (2001). Live, HD, Welsh lyrics, English translation, subtitles. - YouTube

Hiraeth (here-EYE-th) is a Welsh word, with no direct English translation, but is commonly understood to mean a longing for one’s homeland. More than simple homesickness, it encompasses a yearning for a physical place, its inhabitants and way of life, and one’s own place within it. After many years living on Barry Island with my family, I have come to know and understand the true meaning of hiraeth, and wanted to try and capture some of that feeling in a series of knitting patterns. This…

Jackson's Bay Cowl pattern by Zoe Carter

Hiraeth (here-EYE-th) is a Welsh word, with no direct English translation, but is commonly understood to mean a longing for one’s homeland. More than simple homesickness, it encompasses a yearning for a physical place, its inhabitants and way of life, and one’s own place within it. After many years living on Barry Island with my family, I have come to know and understand the true meaning of hiraeth, and wanted to try and capture some of that feeling in a series of knitting patterns. This…

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