Author Topic: VOCABULARY OF KUMAONI-GARHWALI WORDS-कुमाऊंनी-गढ़वाली शब्द भण्डार  (Read 118355 times)

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Navaan: Poison
Navaang: Naamkaran
Naatak: a ritual(or u can say a restriction(for some task)) for the family of a new child....from right after the birth and before naamkaran....
Sootak: a ritual(or u can say a restriction(for some task)) for the family of a person who have died....after death and terahwi...

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Uchyaaat: (Naughty Activites): Sharaartey
Bhet: (Meeting): Milnaa
Dhoomar: (Light colour): Halkaa rang....
Raat: (Red): Laal
Anavaar: (Face): Surat
Mathu Math: (Slow Slow): Dheere Dheere
Maay: (Care)
Dhhoonsi: (Crushing into pieces): Masalnaa
Khapryov: Dimaag Khraab karnaa

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Sal-laa: Baat karnaa: (e.g.: Meel uthe bhow baar me sal-laa kar hai)
Dek: A big round utensil...used for cooking vegetables and daal(Pulses)
Sang-jyu: (Female friend)
Dagadi: (Male Friend)
Apait: (unauspicious): Ashubh
Kathhuu: (An easy goin weird word)
Shaaan: (Style)

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Maan: A unit to measure Liquid thinks...especially milk......

1 Maan= 250ml approxx.....


Naai: A unit to measure Grains..like dhaan,gew, chaaow....

1 Nai= 250 Gm approx


Nai: A wooden bucket used for making Mathha(Chhaa)

Thyek: A wooden half bucket..used for keeping curd(dahi)

Dhandyaav: A wodden box used for keepin all those milk products....

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Kainch: Mausi

Buub: Buaa or Grandfather(Mere whaa to granpa ko Bad bajyu bolte hai)

Bhojhi: Bhabi

Lutyaas: An adjective for a person of long height

Kantar: Kanaster(Jisme tell aata hai yaar)....derived from Container

Gagraas: A foood made up of new grains(either gehu or dhaan)..Given to cattles on Sankranti or on some auspicious occasion

Pait: days of solar month...used in our pahaad for daily activities....

Sankraant: When Pait==1

Masanti== Sankraant-1day

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Reekh : sugarcane(ganna)
Ghwaag: Maize(bhutta)
Kud: house (makaan)
Mathi, Mel : up (upar)
Janwe: Jamaii(son-in-law)
bwaari : bahu(sistre in law)
Pwaath: children..generally used for bird's children..but some time older people sayz to their granchildren "myar pothaa..tyer balle lyuuhn"
Sain: wife
sainmesh: woman
bag: husband
bag-mesh: man
jyeti: a three-legg iron chulha type
Ron: A cookin area..in which jyeti is placed..used for generally chapaties and heatin water
Rishyaa: a cookin area..no jyeti..hand made chulha.generally for rice....The person should be brahmin..and with only 1 clothes on his/her body...this is ritual

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some religious tools or devices
ghaant : ghantee
saank: sankh
panch-patar: a very-very small vessel made up of brass...used while sandhee(means ritual done by after janeoo ceremony..every day two times )
Janyo: (Janeoo..Yagopavit...a sacred thread)
barband: (Janeoo ritual)
Grahjaag: (grahyaag...done a day b4 marriage..or a day b4 janeoo)
batoo: (a person whoz goin to be wear sacred thread..or main character of yagopaweet ceremony)
kooni: (a plate type made up of brass to collect water after blowing sankh )


Kooch: a hand made jhaadoo
patkan: The front side of house..or coutyard
nayo: left out after beatin wheat or rice plants(after cuttin)..used to made loot
dabov: a tool to beat wheat plants for extracting grains from them
Patyaal: fallen leaves
sutar: a bed(made up by patyaal ) like used for cattles in goth
dhoot: (a lenghted vessel type for feeding oxes)
zoo: a tool used around 2 oxes while plouging..connected with each other..and zoo also can be connected with hau and moy

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Hilwaan: (Male goat..Bigger in size)
Kaat: (Male buffalo)
Ratte: (Morning)
Byaao: (night)
Shaans: (Evening)
Gaddu: (Kaddu)..Pumpkin
Pyinao: Arbi(A vegetable whose plant has long leaves)
Laasan : lahusan
Paoo: Paalak
Lingoor: (a leafy vegetable having long locks...found near khet)

Ichao: outer side of field
Kanhaav: Inner side of field

Chho: (Water coming from a stone or pathaar)
Nauv: (Collection of Chho water in a small pool like thing...automatic or man-made)
Dhaar: (Drainage of water)

Panhyaaav: (used for irrgtaion in fields)..a lengthened woden or iron type

Kalyo: (Food that is made during farming season)

Doom: (harizan)
Zimdaaar: (Thakur or Kshatriya )
Moosai: Islamic person

Moos: Rat
Daathul: Draanti(used for cuttin grass or similar things)
Brayaanth: Bigger then daathul (used for cuttin branches of tress or throns)

Laakad: Lakdi(Not ladki..)
Chhiluk: (Smoothly Shaved laakad..used for ignition of chulhaa)

Bigod: (The denser milk of buffalo or cow whn its give birth to calf)...Waise humaare whaan gaay ka bigod khaaana varjit hai.....Jhaan tak mujhe ptaa hai taaldeshi khaaatte hai

Noyudn:(Butter)
Chhaa: Mathaa..lassi

CHookh: a big lemon
Qusyaani: Mirch
Bhadyaov: A black vessel..somethin like Kadhaai

Masaaan: bhoot..evil power

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Sungao-pathe: (suwaal pathai): (a ceremony before vry Shubh kaam(but after ganesh pooja))
Barbajyu: (dadaji): grandfather
aam: (daadi jee): grandmother
baaman: (brahmin): high cast or sum time used for priest
Guauv: (rearing cattle to forest) or sometym reffers to the person who rears
poru: (the day after tommorow)
porthe: (The day before yesterday)
bhho: (tommorow)
beyii: (yesterday)
latoo: (a tree havin leaves in winter season..used as food for cattles)
baagh: (leopard..or tiger)
bhhaal: (Bear)
Haee: (Farmer)
Jangao: (Forest)
Biraov: (female Cat)
dhharoo: (male cat)
Loot: (a collection of (remanin part of crops...rounded around a big tree))
gajyo: (High Grass after cuttin)

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Nashyuud: (a part of plough device(hal))..lowe r part wich is used to dig out the soil
Oh well when talk is bout Khet(field)
Let me introduce some other words
Belchh: (A device used for surfacing)
Moy: (Used after Hau(hal) to surface the waater in ropaaai)
poot : (Rice plants..roped after moy)
bee: (a ccollection of poot)..some times used for grains also
bin: (Where poot are produced )
faddu: (used for digging soil while standing..different from boss and kutyal)
dael: (used to contract solid soil)..some time used for solid soil itself..used in oct-nov season
putaaar: (person who ropes poot)
ghsyaar: (one who cut grass)
luaar: (person dealin with iron work)

 

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