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Glutqualm is a composite of Glut (ember, or something that glows) and Qualm (thick smoke, maybe smoulder). Without context, there would be (at least) three possible ways of reading this composite: Smoke that comes from ember Smoke that is as hot as ember a mixture of smoke and small, flying pieces of ember I doubt that the first interpretation would fit ...


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Burned smoke means the pleasure of a cigarette (a hurtful thing that has pleasure one fines dear) it's about a wonderful conversation.


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Lets divide the word into its two parts: "Glut" and "Qualm". "Glut" can be translated to "glow" which describes wood, coal, etc. which is just glowing, not burning. Like when you have a BQQ :) "Qualm" is basically just thick smoke. In German you have two words which describe smoke, "Rauch" and "Qualm". "Rauch" is usually used when you refer to kinda ...


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Literally, "Qualm" means "(heavy) smoke" and "Glut" means "embers". The combination of the two is not a German word as such, but Heym poetically created the new word "Glutqualm". To what it really means, you'd probably have to ask Heym himself, if that were possible :) As Matthias stated, the word apparently had been around during Heym's time. I would ...


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Glut means embers, so it is the smoke of embers. This would also fit with the burning without flame thing your teacher mentioned, since embers don't have flames.



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