What does βλακας Mean?

Let’s say that you just heard a word in another language. You don’t know what it means, but you feel like the person saying it meant it in a derogatory way or to hurt your feelings. What do you do? A word that is often used in this manner in Greek is βλακας. If you[…]

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What does Baka Mean?

What did you call me??!! Every culture has their own grouping of words that are not proper but get the job done when it comes to making a point quickly and unquestionably. The word “Baka” in Japanese is one such word. Its meaning is not complimentary and quite squarely is used to call a person[…]

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What does Cabron! Mean?

“Cabrón” is a popular Spanish swear word, but it actually has multiple meanings. In that way, it’s a lot like the English word “fuck,” which can be used in many ways. The traditional meaning of the word “cabrón” is “a male goat.” However, unless you hang out with people who own livestock, that’s probably not[…]

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When Should You Not Swear

While there are a tremendous amount of reasons why anyone should act in one way or another, there are also a lot of reasons why swearing itself can be a bad thing. People have tended to see it as a very vulgar issue, and when you consider the general taboo of it as well there[…]

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