View Full Version : what does nostalgia mean
08-15-2004, 08:29 AM
i no it sounds dumb but everyone keeps saying it and it does my head in WHAT DOES IT MEAN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Evil Dark Jedi
08-15-2004, 08:42 AM
Who knows let me get a dictionary
*Gets off seat and gets a dictionary and looks through the n section*
Ok it means:
a longing and desire for home,family and friends,or the past
From The Handy Macquarie Dictionary
08-15-2004, 11:28 AM
Notalgia: Noun, Yearning for the past
Origin: 18th Century, from Greek nostos , meaning home coming
From the Chamber's 21st Century Dictionary
If you still don't understand, it's like wanting to live moments that haoppened in the past or wanting to be somewhere.
From Sabretooth's Knowledge of English (and Skarjan) Literature
08-15-2004, 12:14 PM
I use it all the time! :p
08-15-2004, 01:18 PM
And if you want a really really lamens terms definetion, Remembering and enjoying the good memories.
08-15-2004, 01:24 PM
08-16-2004, 04:02 AM
move along people, nothing to see here.
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