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World Words

By MotherTongues

This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.


MotherTongues World Words

Expand your vocabulary with the free World Words word-a-day app. You will learn words from different languages that can deepen your sense of well-being, community, peace, and justice. These words are not easily translated into English, but require a phrase to best explain their meaning.

•Learn a new difficult-to-translate, life-affirming word every day.
•Listed: Language, country it is spoken, and meaning in English.
•Hear a native speaker audio pronunciation for most words.
•Scroll through previous words.
•Bookmark to save your favorite words.
•Share your favorite words via Facebook, Twitter, email or text.

No internet connection is needed. Words are contained in the app.
You can set local notifications and also the time of day.
There are no ads in the World Words app.

Sponsored by MotherTongues:

What's New in Version 1.6

Updated for iOS9: fixed bugs, updated code features that were deprecated in iOS9.


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Customer Reviews

Wonderful concept

I keep coming back to this cool, simple app. I really appreciate the time and effort that has gone into it. Great to share. It's even a good writing prompt/idea generator.

Daily Joy

Words from the cultures of our world that delight and inspire me on a daily basis. My appreciation goes out to its creator(s). Namaste

World Words
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This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad
  • Free
  • Category: Education
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.6
  • Size: 26.9 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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