If you have some favourite words in any language, I'd love to hear about them :)

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@joshavanier 水母の骨 [くらげのほね (kuragenohone)] An expression in Japanese meaning something that one would not expect to exist, something exceedingly rare, like jellyfish (kurage) bones (hone)


@joshavanier more than one word though. But I also like the kanji for jellyfish 水母 which translate to "water mother"

@rek Makes me wonder who first discovered the existence of and named jellyfishies in Japanese

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