Sure, maybe when you are under the bridge, hanging out with the other trolls, you can mispronounce the word “sauna.” While you’re up here, though, you need to learn the right way to say it. It’s pronounced “SOW-nuh.” It’s a Finnish word. We’re Finnish.
How do you talk in a sauna?
How do you say sauna in Australia?
What is Jjimjilbang?
A jjimjilbang (Korean pronunciation: [t͈ɕimdʑilbaŋ]; Korean: 찜질방; Hanja: 찜질房; MR: tchimjilbang, lit. ‘Steamed-quality room’) is a large, sex-segregated public bathhouse in South Korea, furnished with hot tubs, showers, Korean traditional kiln saunas and massage tables. Jjimjil is derived from the words meaning heating.
What is the meaning of sauna?
1 : a Finnish steam bath in which the steam is provided by water thrown on hot stones also : a bathhouse or room used for such a bath. 2 : a dry heat bath also : a room or cabinet used for such a bath.
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