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Old 08-15-2004, 07:29 AM   #1
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what does nostalgia mean

i no it sounds dumb but everyone keeps saying it and it does my head in WHAT DOES IT MEAN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Old 08-15-2004, 07:42 AM   #2
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Who knows let me get a dictionary

*Gets off seat and gets a dictionary and looks through the n section*

Ok it means:

nostalgia :

a longing and desire for home,family and friends,or the past


From The Handy Macquarie Dictionary


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Old 08-15-2004, 10:28 AM   #3
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Notalgia: Noun, Yearning for the past
Homesickness

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.

Noun: Nostalgia
Verb: Nostalgic
Adjective: Nostalgically

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Old 08-15-2004, 11:14 AM   #4
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I use it all the time!
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Old 08-15-2004, 12:18 PM   #5
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And if you want a really really lamens terms definetion, Remembering and enjoying the good memories.
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Old 08-15-2004, 12:24 PM   #6
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Old 08-16-2004, 03:02 AM   #7
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Question answered....

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