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The web site Pijamasurf [es] shares the curious “30 untraslatable word list” the artist Anjana Iyer [en] tried to capture on humorous illustrations. Like for instance:
Bakku- shan (Japanese)
A beautiful girl… as long as she's being viewed from behind.
You can find the list here.
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