Wiktionary:Foreign Word of the Day Forecast

This page shows the foreign words of the day for the next fifteen days, starting with the one for today and ending with the one for two weeks from today. (Note that "today" is reckoned by UTC, which most likely is not your local time-zone.)


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Foreign word of the day  in Polish
słoik m, noun
  1. jar
  2. (slang, often derogatory) non-native Varsovian; a person who works or studies in Warsaw but leads most of their social life in their hometown
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Foreign word of the day  in Akkadian
𒆍𒀭𒊏𒆠 ‎(bābili [KA2.DINGIR.RAKI]) proper noun
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Foreign word of the day  in French
dossard m, noun
  1. number on the back of a sportsman's shirt
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Foreign word of the day  in Yiddish
קימפּעטאָרין ‎(kimpetorin) f, noun
  1. woman in childbirth or who has just given birth, a new mother
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Foreign word of the day  in Latin
synedrus m, noun
  1. a counsellor or senator in the ancient Macedonian nation
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Foreign word of the day  in Dutch
zesjescultuur f, noun
  1. "culture of sixes": the tendency to be satisfied with mediocre results, "sixes" referring to the lowest passing grade on a test
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Foreign word of the day  in Thai
ขื่อแป ‎(kʉ̀ʉ-bpɛɛ) noun
  1. law (literally, "tie beam and purlin")
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Foreign word of the day  in Finnish
löylykauha noun
  1. scoop for throwing water on the sauna stove
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Foreign word of the day  in Proto-Norse
ᚨᛚᚢ ‎(alu)  
  1. A runic charm word, sometimes glossed as ale.
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Foreign word of the day  in Primitive Irish
ᚉᚓᚂᚔ ‎(celi) noun
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