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Ancient Word of the Day: Rema

Rema (Shetland Scots)

The mirror-calm surface of the sea on a calm day. A body of water with a surface as smooth as cream. Comes from the Scots word “reyme”, meaning “cream”).

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Rjómalogn (Icelandic)

Cream-calm, used to denote  profoundly tranquil weather or sea.

Arafin (Welsh)

Calm or slow weather in Welsh.

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blikkstille./ blekkstille (Norwegian)

A sea as still as sheet metal or ink.

Transjø (norwegian)

cod-liver-oil-sea.

Calma Piatta (Italian)

A sea that’s flat calm or dead calm.

Liscio come l’olio (Italian)

As smooth as oil

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