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Kannada Kali Session-3 Handout (Relations & Wishes)

Relationships
KANNADA WORD ENGLISH WORD
amma Mother
appa Father
maga Son
magalu Daughter
aNNa Elder brother
tamma Younger brother
akka Elder sister
tangi Younger sister
ajja Grandfather
ajji Grandmother
ganda Husband
hendathi Wife
maava Uncle / Father in law
atte Aunt / Mother in law
aLiya Son in law
sose Daughter in law
chikkappa Father’s younger brother or mother’s younger sister’s husband
chikkamma Mother’s younger sister or father’s younger brother’s wife
doddappa Father’s elder brother or mother’s elder sister’s husband
doddamma Mother’s elder sister or father’s elder brother’s wife

Wishes
KANNADA WORD ENGLISH WORD
Namaskaara Good day.
Shubhadina Good morning.
Shubharaatri Good night.
Hogi barutheeni Goodbye.
Dayavittu Please.
Dhanyavada Thank you.
Hege Iddira? How do you do?
Chennagi Iddini Very well, thank you.
Susvaagatha Welcome.
ShubashayagaLu Congratulations.
Kshamisi, thada ayitu. Sorry, I'm late.