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Origin early 19th C. • from Arabic qismah ‘division, portion, lot,’ from ḳasama ‘to divide.’You can think of kismet as your lot in life, or your fate. The word Kismet is of foreign origin and is used in Turkish, Urdu, Hindi and Arabic.

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Foreign Relationship Words That Should Have English Counterparts

This blog is about strange and lovely words. Sometimes those are words that can’t be translated; sometimes they’re words for feelings we’ve felt but never been able to name; sometimes they’re just...

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Merida Brave 8x10 Poster - DIGITAL DOWNLOAD / Instant Download / Printable

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Forgotten. That's what this place was, is, and forever will be. That was its name. That was its destiny, its fate. Forever Forgotten...

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You don’t find love, if finds you. It’s got a little bit to do with destiny, fate, and what’s written in the stars. – Anais Nin thedailyquotes.com

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