Ephemeral: fleeting; something that lasts for only a brief moment. It comes from the Greek word ephēmeros, which means “lasting a day.” The word was initially only used for organisms with short lifespans or short-term diseases.
Example Comic on a One-Day Flower:
How To Say ‘Ephemeral’ in Different Languages:
|Swedish||Efemär (ä is pronounced as ‘eh’)|
|Chinese||短暂的 (pronounced duǎnzàn de)|
|Thai||ชั่วคราว (pronounced chûa kraao)|