Parting tradition
Parting traditions or parting customs are various traditions, customs, and habits used by people to acknowledge the parting of individuals or groups of people from each other.Parting traditions are hi...
TTFN
TTFN is an initialism for a colloquial valediction, 'ta ta for now', based on 'ta ta', an informal 'goodbye', approximately equivalent to 'bye bye'. The expression came to prominence, in the UK, durin...
Servus
Servus (Slovak: Servus, Croatian: Serbus or Servus, Hungarian: Szervusz, Polish: Serwus, Austro-Bavarian: Servus, Romanian: Servus, Slovene: Serbus or Servus, Czech: Servus, Ukrainian: Сервус) is a sa...
Handshake
A handshake is a short ritual in which two people grasp one of each other's like hands, in most cases accompanied by a brief up and down movement of the grasped hands. Using the right hand is general...
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Stirrup cup
A stirrup cup is a "parting cup" given to guests, especially when they are leaving and have their feet in the stirrups. It is also the traditional drink (usually port or sherry) served at the meet, pr...
Air kiss
The air kiss is a ritual or social gesture whose meaning is basically the same as that of many forms of kissing. The air kiss is a pretence of kissing: the lips are pursed as if kissing, but without a...
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Bowing
Bowing (also called stooping) is the act of lowering the torso and head as a social gesture in direction to another person or symbol. It is most prominent in Asian cultures but it is also typical of n...
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Dexiosis
Dexiosis (Greek δεξίωσις, dexiōsis, 'greeting' to δεξιόομαι, dexioomai ‚ ‘to give (someone) the right (hand)’ δεξιός, dexios ‘right’, Latin dextrarum iunctio ‚’joining together of the right hands’) is...
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Khuda Hafiz
Khoda Hafez (Persian: خُدا حافِظ, Devanāgarī: ख़ुदा हाफ़िज़, Bengali: খ়ুদা হাফ়িজ়), usually shortened to Khodafez in Persian is a common parting phrase in the Persian language used in Iran, Afghanis...
Sayonara (disambiguation)
Sayonara is a 1957 American film starring Marlon Brando. Sayonara may also refer to:
Valediction
A valediction (derivation from Latin vale dicere, 'to say farewell'), or complimentary close in American English, is an expression used to say farewell, especially a word or phrase used to end a lette...
Zemnoy poklon
Poyasny ("little bow", literally belt bow) and zemnoy poklon ("great bow", literally ground bow) are different kinds of bows used in an Eastern Orthodox worship service.The different kinds of bows one...
Have a nice day
Have a nice day is a commonly spoken expression used to conclude a conversation (whether brief or extensive), or end a message by hoping the person to whom it is addressed experiences a pleasant day. ...
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Aloha
Aloha in the Hawaiian language means affection, peace, compassion and mercy. Since the middle of the 19th century, it also has come to be used as an English greeting to say goodbye and hello."Aloha" i...
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Shalom
Shalom (שָׁלוֹם) (Sephardic Hebrew/Israeli Hebrew: shalom; Ashkenazi Hebrew/Yiddish: sholom, sholem, sholoim, shulem) is a Hebrew word meaning peace, completeness, prosperity, and welfare and can be u...
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Ciao
The word "ciao" (/ˈtʃaʊ/; [ˈtʃaːo]) is an informal salutation in the Italian language that is used for both "hello", "hi" and "goodbye". Originally from the Venetian language, it has entered the vocab...
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Sujud
Sujūd (Arabic: سُجود‎, [sʊˈdʒuːd]), or sajdah (Arabic: سجدة‎, [ˈsædʒdæ(tu)]), is an Arabic word meaning prostration to God (Arabic: الله Allah) in the direction of the Kaaba at Mec...
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Ruku'
Rukūʿ (Arabic: رُكوع‎) refers to the bowing down following the recitation of the Qur'an in the standing position while praying according to Islamic ritual (salat). There is a consensus on th...
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Cheek kissing
Cheek kissing is a ritual or social kissing gesture to indicate friendship, perform a greeting, to confer congratulations, to comfort someone, to show respect, or to indicate sexual or romantic intere...
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Parting phrase
Parting phrases are elements of parting traditions, phrases used to acknowledge the parting of individuals or groups of people from each other.Parting phrases are specific to culture and situation, va...