12 Apr 2017

wegilo

Definition


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wegilo  n(weyg-ilo); an extremely happy and content westerner in Asia, especially when away from a home country

wegilo v; to be drunk off happiness, ripped into bliss; to be so happy, one feels light headed, giddy, tingly all over and almost all inibitions gone

we-gilo(wee-gilo) n, v;  to be extremely drunk from alcohol, like borrowing happiness from tomorrow;  its  a ‘kilo’ of      ‘ gila’(craziness)

 

we; us

gilo; a kilo of ‘gila’ craziness ( Bahasa Indonesia)

 

Afrikaans

weg; away

Dutch

weg; way, road, gone disappeared, (slang) hammered

German

weg; away, gone, hammered, unconscious, passed out, hammered(extremely drunk)

weg; minus

Finnish

ilo; joy, delight, happiness, pleasure, love, lover

Veps

ilo’ fun, joy

 

How to be ‘wegilo’?

First off, stop drinking to make you happy

Stop dwelling in the past

Stop buying possessions, or trying to buy someones affection

Start buying experiences

Start paying compliments

Stop blaming others for mistakes they did, because you carry the pain too

 

Start a mental gratitude journal, what are you grateful for

Live your dream, just do it get off your “but’s” ‘I wanta do it “but”…but, but

Learn something new

Smile

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Example use


Hey look at gweilo, he is drunk?

Yes, but 'drunk' off 'happiness', he's, 'weygilo', so happy to be away from his own country, and happy to be in ours..

 

 

 

 

 

Word came from


gweilo; ethnic slur for a white person in China; foreign devil, ghost

 Note now many westerners call themselves 'gweilo' in asia

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by truble