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pronunciation | drap-et-O-mAn-E-a note | Drapetomania first appeared in a pseudoscientific article by an American physician in 1851 as a “mental illness” that caused black slaves to try to flee captivity. It derives simply from the Greek δραπετης drapetos, meaning “runaway (slave)”, and μανια mania, meaning “frenzy”.
Kalopsia - English -- As a combination of the Greek roots "kallos", meaning beauty, and "opsis", meaning sight (or "opos", meaning eyes), in English Kalopsia can also mean beautiful sight or with beautiful eyes. Although this word is indeed used in writing, it still hasn’t been declared a Scrabble-worthy word.
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This is a word that modern Greeks often use to describe doing something with soul, creativity, or love — when you put "something of yourself" into what you're doing, whatever it may be. Meraki is often used to describe cooking or preparing a meal, but it can also mean arranging a room, choosing decorations, or setting an elegant table.