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sacrifice balidan
· jaʔboʔ
· puja
· pujapaʈh
· sum
· suŋ
sacrifice (noun) daɽom
sacrifice at the time of the spring festival jhaŋkor
sacrificed person in ceremony õɽka
sadden roɖ
saddle (a type of) resem
Sadri khanʈa
· nagpuri
· sadri
safflower baŋru
Sal tree seirga
saliva lar
salt biluŋ
salute salam
salvation dharam
· mukti
· tran
· uddhar
· uʔdhre
same-aged joɽi
sammer thothaɽay
sand ghori
· rokeʔɖ
sand (combining form of rokeʔɖ) keʔɖ
sandal kharpa
sandals (pair of) caʈi
sap of a tree gadh
saree saɽi
Satan saitan
satiated beso
Saturday sanicar
· seŋtoʔ
save baɲcay
· jatan
saved jatan
saw (noun) ari
say gam
scabies khasra
scale taraju
scare camkay
scare off dapha
scatter chiʈa
scatter (transitive) rankhamhan
scattered chetphut
· chitirbitir
scene (in a play) eboʔ
school iskul
· iskuliya
scold leʔj
scolding leneʔj
scoop (small) lunki
scoop up kay
scorching kaɽkaɽ
scorpion bichi
scoundrel baiman
scramble luʈaluʈi
scrambling luʈaluʈi
scrape gotaʔ
· koʔj
· khokhray
scrape (skin) kheliyay
scrape (transitive, of skin) chochray
scrape up with the hand kay
scraped koʔj
scratch geʔɖ
scratch a hole guʔɖ
scratch a hole (as a mouse, etc.) guɖ
scream iɲam
screw kãʈi
scrub khokhray
scrub one's own head buliʔj
scrub someone else's head buliʔj
scurry haharapa
sea crew member ɖoŋgait
search yo-yo
search for capu
searching khoj
season saha
seat soɽkom
second barsiʔb
· dondo
· dusra
· dusre
second-person dual marker -bar
second-person dual proform ambar
second-person plural marker -pe
second-person plural proform ampe
second-person singular marker -m
second-person singular proform am
secret al
section hisa
· khãɽa
· khõɽha
seduce ulhay
see loɖo
· yo
see to juʈay
seed (for planting) bijom
seed of fruit jaŋ
· kuhu
seedling used for transplanting rowa
seedlings biɖa
seeing darsan
seek lam
seem bujhay
· laʔ
· yoɖuʔ
seize jaʔb
select cunay
selem flower selem
semel-iternative loʔ
seminar erjuŋ
send ɖaŋ
senseless bekar
separate juda
separate (adjective) alag
separate (intransitive) bhine
· higre
separate (transitive) bhinay
· higray
seperately judajuda
September padu
sequential converb -ke
· -kon
· -soŋ
serially siriyali
sermon sunmer
· updes
servant dhaŋgrin
· dhãgar
· dhãgrin
· soweŋgiya
servant.M dhaŋgar
serve sewa
service nokari
· sewa
· sonhor
sesame telmiŋ
set lagay
· un
set (of the sun) ɖharke
· ɲolõŋ
settle (transitive, for a shorter period of time) base
settle (transitive, permanently) basa
settle down ɖoko
· thani ɖoko
seven ghul
· sat
seventeen tarsiʔ
seventh satwã
several kay
· kayno
sew (transitive, something) suʔ
shade loŋgoy
shadow loŋgoy
shady loŋgoy
shake hilay
shake (intransitive) hile
shake off opuŋ
· tur
shake off rice in the wind opuŋ
shake oneself free ur
shake out tur
shake the head urboʔ
shaking of the head weseɖ
shaking oneself free ursaʔɖ
shallow (water) cheper
shaman dẽwɽa
shame giyal
shape rup
shaped like a ball ɖhibra
share bãʈa
· bhag
share (noun) bãʈa
sharp cokhay
sharpen (a hatchet) by heating it and working it paniyay
sharpen (transitive) cokhay
· jaʔɖ
· loŋ
shave (longer time) koy
shave (neutral) koy
shave (oneself) khuray
shave (someone else) khuray
she aɖi
· ujeʔ
sheave (verb) gaɲj
shed marca
sheep bheɽi
shell container goɽo
shepherd carwaha
· gaɽeriya
· mahra
shine camke
shining camke
· joŋgor
shining (e.g. fruit) kuɽel
ship jahaj
· nawka
shirt jhula
· kamij
shit! gali
· mayki
· sala
shiver ʈhirʈhre
shoe juta
· kharpa
shoelace tonol
shoo! haɽi re
· so re!
shoot ʈhoʔ
shoot (with an arrow) ʈuɲ
shoot something by bending the fingers back cẽgacẽgi
shooting with an arrow tutui
shop dokan
shore hiɽo
· joʔɖaʔ
short time khõɖeʔj
shortage tajbij
shortcoming kasur
shorten (e.g. a tree) jaʔti
shorten (transitive) ɖoɽeʔj
shoulder khanɖ
· taran
shout cilay
shove lait
show utuŋ
· utuʔɖ
show (noun) tamasa
show mercy chemay
· lebui
show one's affection dular
showing ijhar
shrivel siʔɖ
sibling kulam
sick bimar
sick(ness) kosu
sickle daw
· ganaʔɖ
side hiɽo
· kona
· or
· pacha
· pakhi
· parkha
· picha
· rochoʔb
· sasraŋ
· siniŋ
· sitil
· tiʔj
side (noun) paro
sieve calni
sight najeir
sign lachan
sign (noun) cinha
sign (verb) sahi
silim tree jirhul
silk worm pupa kowa
silk-cotton semɽi
silo for storing grain chaʈka
silver rupa
silver (noun) cãdi
Sima tree sima
Simdega simɖaʔ
simmer jarjaray
· jarjaray
simple sada
· sadhu
sin dos
· gunah
· gunha
· pap
· tun
since boʔtay
sincere imandari
sinful dosi
· papi
sing aloŋ
· duraŋ
· luʔbsab
· paɽu
sing (of birds) dur
sing (seldom) aloŋ
sing while stretc.hing out a single syllable much longer than neighboring syllables reghay
singular (human) kaɽ
singular (non-human) jeʔ
sink gay
sink (intransitive) samay
· samse
sink (intransitive) into khupe
sink (transitive) ɖubay
· samsay
sink (transitive, axe, plow, etc.) into (something) khupay
sinner papi
sip suruʔb
sir sai
Sirenes sirens
sister bahin
· boy
sister or brother of a husband goi
sister or brother of a wife goi
sister's or brother's son bhaigna
sister's son bhaʔni
sister-in-law aji
· boksel
· gotni
sit down ɖoko
Sita sita
Sitapur sitapur
sitting ʈoʈo
situation dasa
· kayom
· moka
situation still holds giriŋ
Siva siw
six chaw
six (archaic) ʈibru
sixteen rabeʔ
sixth chaʈwã
sizzle guɽguɽay
sizzle (intransitive) jarjaray
sizzle (transitive, human subject) jarjaray
skeleton paɲjri
skillful kackil
skin camɽa
· chala
· usal
skin of a fruit coka
skin that forms on tea made with milk when it begins to cool chali
skirt iskaʈ
sky kiʔthuŋ
· tiriʔb
· turbuŋ
sky above toblhuŋ
slam something down tarsoʔɖ
slander nagosta
slap caʈkay
· thapɽay
slap (noun) caʈkan
slave dasi
slaying (in battle) kaʈ
sleep (in the eyes) kici
sleep (noun) lemeʔɖ
sleep for a short time ɖhalŋge
slippery joloɖ
slope kargha
· thalo
slovenly leɲj
slow dhirom
slow (something or someone) down dhirom
slow down dhirom
small cuʈaʔɖ
· choʈa
· choʈka
· choʔɖɖa
· kon-
· konon
· mana
small stick kotka
smallpox goʈi
· mari
· mata
smart pokhta
smash (with a rock) thom
smear laʈpaʈay
· lebʈo
· leʔb
smear (transitive) loʈay
smell ghãɽi
· juɲay
smell (intransitive) ghãɽi
smell (transitive) juĩ
smile muske
smile (less sudden) muskure
smile (more sudden) muskuray
smoke (noun) moʔ
smooth kuɽel
smooth (transitive) samthar
snail dhõchi
· jokor
snail (small) ghoŋgi
snake banphora
· buwaŋ
· nag
· sãp
snake (a kind of nonpoisonous) dhamna
snake (a kind of) jamɽo
· lur
snake (nonpoisonous, lives in water) ɖhoɽ
snake gourd kaytha
snake hood nagpheni
snakehood phen
snake-scale kacur
snap fingers cuʈkay
· cuʈki
snarl (at someone) gurguray
sneeze chĩk
· hãʔchĩŋ
· tamu
sniffle when one has a cold sẽreʈsẽreʈ
snore phõkare
snot jote
snow baraph
so jeʔ
so many etna
· kiʔjte
· uʔbne
so much aɖhaŋ
· eisan
· etna
· heʔbne
· uʔbne
so that dhame
so very eisan
· uʔbne
soak rice (plants) in water (transitive) guʔjɖaʔ
soak/dissolve into the ground jaray
soaked tanɖaʔ
soaked (e.g. of rice) leʈhe
so-and-so phalna
society esaŋ
· goʔʈhoŋ
· samaj
soft koɽom
· lotem
· mulayam
· naram
soften koɽom
· mulayam
soften (transitive) naram
soil loʔkha
· usloʔ
soil khokhre gotaʔ
soldier paiʔjkom
· sarsipahi
· sipahi
sole of the feet taruwa
some haʔɖo
· jahã
· kay
· teinko
some (indefinite) kuchu
some a little (e.g. time) thorek
somehow or other ese na tese
something jahã
sometimes kabhikabhi
somewhat ekan
· keʈko
· khõɖeʔj
· tanij
son beʈa
· beʔʈ
· putra
song aloŋ
· duraŋ
song (a certain type of) paɽu
Songolpur soŋgolpur
son-in-law aram
sorcerer ɖakay
sorom flower soɽom
sorrow aphsos
· duʔkho
soul atma
· jiyom
sound saɽa
· sodhom
sound (intransitive) sodhom
sound (transitive) sodhom
sound made by a ludhom drum or by thunder ghiɽi ghiɽi
sound made by buffalo oẽʔj
sound made by fifes and bugles toro roro
sound made by parrots ʈoẽʔj
sound made by the mandɽi drum saba rana ɲimi
sound made by this bird kurukuru
sound of bells ringing jhamarjhamar
sound of flute-playing siri-riri
sound of rain falling jhimirjhimir
sound of the king-fisher bird kilir
sour rojoʔɖ
source katurɖaʔ
south daksin
· serloʔsiŋ
· sorloʔ
· tureloʔ
southwestern nairitiya
sow biʔɖ
sow seeds biɖa
· lewa
sparkle tarkeleŋ
sparkling camkila
· tarkeleŋ
sparrow gerwa
spatter tapaʔ
speak kayom
· loŋ
speak angrily ghuɽkay
speak crazily araŋgaɽaŋ
speak for a long time kayom
speak indirectly chanray
· paɲjray
· paɲjre
speaking crazily araŋgaɽaŋ
spear barcha
special dondo
· mudh
speckled kaseya
speech (i.e. a speech) kayom
spell ban
spend (money) kharca
spend (time) bitay
spice (curry) by frying onions, etc. in a pan and then adding the remaining vegetable curry phoron
spicy osoŋ
spicy heat osoŋ
spider benɖi
spill (intransitive) roʔ
spill (transitive) hilay
· roʔ
spinach saʔ
spinach (a kind of) bhotuwa saʔ
spinning wheel carkha
spirit atma
· jatom
· mone
spirit of a person killed by a tiger baghiya
spit biʔthuŋ
splash (someone) aʔj
splendid camkila
split khãɽa
split (intransitive) boŋɽe
· paʔ
split (intransitive, of wood) phaɽe
split (transitive) boŋɽay
· paʔ
· phaɽa
split open caʈke
split open (intransitive) chinge
split open (transitive) chingay
split up chinge
spoil buɽay
spoil (intransitive, of food) jãgar
spoil (transitive, food) jãgar
spoon camac
spotted kaseya
spouse sow
spout pẽce
spout (intransitive) palko
sprain one's ankle lacaʔ
spread gor
· phaharay
· phaila
spread a net uɖhiyay
spread information calay
spread or fold (garments) over raŋgoʔ
spread out (intransitive) bel
· ukon
spread out (intransitive, of rice) ib
spread out (transitive) phaʔphar
· ropa
· ukon
spread out (transitive) rice for making rice-beer ib
spread out (transitive, a mat) bel
spread out to dry jur
spring ɖoka
· katurɖaʔ
· uchle
spring (season) jhaŋkor
spring (small) pajhra
spring festival jhaŋkor
· sarhul
sprinkle gim
· tapaʔ
sprout akhuwa
· poʔɖ
sprout (of seeds) jhaŋkor
sprout branches (of a tree) hara
sprout roots juʔɖ
sprout roots over and over juʔɖ
spy bhediya
· gãysi
spy on joha
· loɖo
squeeze out cipay
squirrel ciɽra
squirt aʔj
stab oton
stagnant ʈoʈo
stain koɖil
· loʈay
stalk (noun) taŋma
stall dimtaŋ
stand firm aʔɖe
stand on the toes ɖiɖi
stand ready to fight in a very aggressive stance tarnay
stand up tomon
stand up (transitive) ʈhanay
stand.up beroʔɖ
standing ʈoʈo
standing (adjective) tomon
star siŋkom
· tergan
stare at enɖray
· loɖo
start (transitive) suru
starting point ʈhekan
state halet
· sʈeʈ
state of being single ɖinɖa
state of Madhya Pradesh madhyaprades
state of Maharashtra maharastar
state of Orissa uɽisa
state of West Bengal pachim baŋal
station (train or bus) sʈesan
statue muɽi
· murti
· murut
stay al
· aw
· aʔɖe
· ʈhahare
steadfast pakka
steal coray
· surum
steer merhay
stem of a flower tunɖu
step (noun) built into the front wall of the house for sitting on pinɖa
step (verb) ten
step to one side siniŋ
stick ɖãɽaʔ
· kotka
· khunʈo
· laʈhi
stick (noun) ɖaŋ
stick (small) soʈi
· soʈkone
stick (transitive) ʈhaʔ
stick something into something oɽoʔ
stick something into something else sum
stick the hand into suʔb
still tawbhi
still (adjective) korob
stingy sumkaʈmara
stink ghãɽi
stinking ghãɽi
stir (food) ghanʈe
stir or mix by hand ulray
stirred up bhuɳsul
stitch leaves poʔɖ
stomach laʔj
· poʈa
stomp laŋgay
stomp with a pole ɖuruŋ
stone pattha
· soreŋ
stool maicla
stool for sitting on soɽkom
stoop birim
· henɖuŋ
· hinduŋ
· kaɖuʔ
stop melay
· tomon
stop (intransitive) aʈke
· bond
· cheke
· ruke
· ʈhamke
stop (someone) talking tunɖu
stop (transitive) aʈkay
· bond
· chekay
· rokay
· ʈhamkay
stop for some time ʈhahre
stop water koŋ
store dokan
storey paʈein
stork baŋklui
story baʔkhiɳi
· kabhneit
· kahni
· katha
stove cawki
· culha
· uʔɖchuŋ
straight sadhu
· sojh
straight (in form) surãŋ
straight (to) sidhe
straight(-forward) seŋhor
straighten (transitive) seŋhor
strain the water out of rice by taking lumps of rice out of the water and letting the water slowly drain out chãɽay
strain the water out of something (e.g. rice) toŋ
strange aʈpaʈa
stranger pardesi
· teleŋga
straw jepuŋ
stream dhar
· gorɖaʔ
· jharna
· karayga
· katurɖaʔ
street gali
· saɽak
strength paɽom
· sawaŋ
stretc.h (intransitive) aŋabɖaʔ
stretc.h (intransitive, of legs) pasre
stretc.h one's body after getting up from sleep masmasay
stretc.h out (e.g. arms) jhelob
stretc.h out (twigs, branches) jhailjhabar
stretc.hed out jhailjhabar
stretch (transitive) the legs pasray
stretch out (intransitive, of legs) ɲuŋ
stretch out the legs (transitive) ɲuŋ
strew chiʈa
strewed chiʈe
strike (against) ʈhoʔ
string ɖoir
· tonol
string (transitive) together (e.g. flowers into a garland) toy
string beans ɖaŋbodi
stringed instrument (a type of) kulu
striped bay bandha
stroll buli
strong boriyar
· boryar
· ɖhiʈhoʔb
· pakka
· pokot
· sawãgar
· teʔj
strong (speech) ʈãʈ
strong man jorgar
strongly jorse
· ʈãʈsãy
stub the toe toʔjhuŋ
stub the toe (on a rock) toʔjhuŋ
stubborn saɽrakhi
stubbornness murkhai
studies paɽhai
study poɽhe
· sikhe
stuff munday
stumble cocmay
stumbling toʔjhuŋ
stump ʈhunʈhi
stupid budhu
· bhakuwa
sturdy pakka
stutter thothaɽay
subadur oil subaɖur
subdivision sabɖibijan
subject bisay
· parja
subjection tabe
successful saphal
such aɖhaŋ
· teisan
such (attribute) aisan
such as jesan
such-and-such phalna
suck jeneʔb
· jonoʔb
· joʔb
sudden acka
suddenly akcaka
suddenness hambaʔ
Sudhu sudhu
suffer saset
· sohe
suffering duʔkho
suffering through witchcraft osuŋ
suffice ɖoŋ
sugar cini
sugar-cane katari
sugarcane ukh
summer kasa
sun beɽo
sund magna
Sunday etuar
Sun-God giriŋ
sun-grass (Imperata arundinacea) ciro
sunshine giriŋ
· ʈheker
supply surjamay
support sapoʈ
support (e.g. the head) khapa
supreme spirit paramatma
sure nibhor
surprise (someone) eɖheɖ
surprise someone koway
sustenance jinakhana
swallow ɲol
swamp dohor
· jobhi
sway hile
· lisoy
sway (intransitive) jhule
· laʈke
sway (transitive) jhulay
· laʈkay
sway (verb) jhuke
swear mayki
sweep joʔ
sweep away (transitive, of the wind) ayur
sweepings katbar
sweet joŋsur
· joʔmeŋ
· runujhunu
· sebol
sweet (a kind of) khaja
· khawna
sweet cake gorgora
· puwa
sweet potato poɽob
sweet pumpkin kõhɽa
sweeten joʔmeŋ
· sebol
sweets miʈhai
swell kuŋ
swim paũre
· pero
swing ɖole
· jhuke
· jhulay
· jhule
· lisoy
swing (intransitive) laʈke
swing (noun) ɖheluwa
swing (transitive) laʈkay
swinging (especially of the genitals) laɽhaŋ
swollen sonphula
sword khanɖa
· tarwair
sympathy lebui
system sisʈam