Romantic words that should/shouldn’t exist in English: Star Signs

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Aries:

Buksvåger (Swedish):  Phoning a person who has had a relationship with someone you’ve already been kinky with.

Taurus: 

Tuqburni (Arabic): Literal meaning – “You bury me,” describing  a love so passionate you could never see living your life without your spouse.

Gemini:

Bakku-shan (Japanese): The belief that a certain girl is is only attractive when observed from behind.

Cancer:

Forelsket (Norwegian): Used to express intoxicating feeling of falling in love for the first time.

Leo: 

Schadenfreude (German): To find happiness in the misfortune of another person, helping to mask your own emotional pain

Virgo:  

Toska (Russian): Aching of ones soul for something that can never be, spiritual and romantic yearning.

Libra:

Cafuné (Portuguese): To gently stroke someone hair.

Scorpio:

Cinq a Sept (French): Dedicating time to cheat on your spouse after work

Sagittarius:

Mamihlapinatapai (Yaghan): To glance at someone, hoping that they have the courage to start something you are too afraid to instigate yourself.

Capricorn:

Gigil (Filipino): Wanting to pinch or squeeze something that is irresistibly cute.

Aquarius: 

Plámás (Irish): To compliment someone for the soul purpose of bending them to your will, often used when attempting to bring someone back to your layer.

Pisces: 

Kummerspeck (German): The act of overeating after a time of relationship or emotional sadness – “Gain a couple of pounds of Kummerspeck”

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