Circumcision -Khatna is the term for male circumcision carried out as
an Islamic rite. Islam is currently the largest single religious group
in which the practice is widespread, and although circumcision is not
mentioned in the Qur’an, it is contained in the Hadees
Usage- Munna, tuje disnay nai, kidar tha, ? Bhaiyya,mera khatna hua, do din aaspataal may tha, teen-chaar din ghar may baita.
Root- Urdu -Developed from Arabic word Khitan
Region- South Asia
Mircan ka aatta (Noun)
Mircan ka aatta evolved from “American’s ka atta’ – in Malayalam
Amerikkan mavu- Used by our baap daada (forefathers ), now we used
simply maida which refers to refined flour.
Usage- Mirkan ke atte jaise khila soorat hai, Abdul ki beevi ka- Itni gori hain din may dikhayi nah dey!
Root- Hyderabadi/Dakhni , and widely used in India
Aashna / Aashni-(Noun)
A dakhni usage turned to an Urdu word, meaning ‘good friend’, widely
used in India, Pakistan. It also means, beautiful and intelligent.Mera
aashna / Meri aashni – Means my good friend.
Arabic and in Arabic Ashna means khushbo, khubsoorat,gender feminine.
It is transplanted to north India, from Deccan via Dakhni language
Usage- Arey ashraf, meri bhaan ki aashni, tere aashney key saath bhaag ker shaadi karli hai-
Literal meaning – Why?The same in Hindi pronounce as KAIKO, this is
defining the “why” instead of Kyon.The actual ‘why’ in Hindi and Urdu is
Usage- Bol , kaiku usay maara. – Kaikooray amma ko sataya?
Root- Hyderabadi /dakhni
Region- South India ,Maharashtra.
It means LADY. Meri baiko – my wife, In Urdu, Meri Aurath is equal to
this, In Malayalam- Ente Pennu, It means my wife.This word is mostly
used by Marathaas, and added to Dakhni language. Widely used in South
India, Maharashtra, Gujarat
Usage- Ghar ki Baiko kidar hai? – Baiko bachchey ko adab, zyaada ho tau achcha.
Definition- A profanity uttered by ‘paan’ chewing “saasuma’s”usually
addressing the root cause of all their woes Literally meaning the
‘condemned one’ or someone who should be dead and buried – ‘Mitti se mil
Usage- Itne saare mehmaanon leke aaya, bola bhi nahi ‘MAATIMILA’, ab pakwaan se meri kamar tootegi
Mostly a DAKHANI word used extensively all over Andhra , Karnataka,
Tamil Nadu and Dakhni families of Kerala….HALLU, means slowly or
Usage- Bayya zara HALLU gaadi ko dakal; Jab chota zorsay bola tau bada bola- HALLU bolray.
Definition- Mother.Used all over Andhra , Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Dakhni families of Kerala
Usage- Ammi, Abba bulatheen- Baava, Amma bulatheen
Definition- Father.Mostly a DAKHANI word used extensively all over Andhra , Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Dakhni families of Kerala
Usage- Baava ko Amma bulaatheen, Abba ko Ammi bulaatheen.
Collected & Edited by s.a.jabbar.Kozhikode