Mobile menu

Hindi Rhymes
Thread poster: PersianPrincess
PersianPrincess
English
May 1, 2007

hi all, does anyone know the hindi equivalent to rhymes such as eeni meenie miny mo catch a tiger by the toe if he crys let him go.
or
ipd dip sky blue ip dip i choose you.. something like that

basically the rhymes we'd sing as kids when we were trying to make a choice. a choice of a team-mate, choice of a candy.


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Ritu Bhanot  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 00:42
Member (2006)
French to Hindi
+ ...
akad bakad bambay bo May 1, 2007

It goes like this:

akad bakad bambay bo,
assi nabbey poorai sau
eka kalota teetar mota
chal madari paisa khota
khote ki khatai kisi kaam bhi naa aayee.

I remember this from my childhood... and there are other variants of this but this is undoubtedly the most popular one (or used to be).


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Ritu Bhanot  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 00:42
Member (2006)
French to Hindi
+ ...
akad bakad bambay bo May 1, 2007

Another version:

Akad bakad bambay bo,
assi nabbey poorai sau,
sau mein lagaa dhaagaa,
chor nikal ke bhaagaa,
rel aai chuk chuk
hamney khaai biskut,
biskut mein kaanTey
mummy nai maarey chaanTey
aaloo choley sastey
papa ji namastey


Direct link Reply with quote
 
PersianPrincess
English
TOPIC STARTER
Hindi Rhymes May 1, 2007

What's the translation? And the context of it? Is it like a song?

Ritu Bhanot wrote:

It goes like this:

akad bakad bambay bo,
assi nabbey poorai sau
eka kalota teetar mota
chal madari paisa khota
khote ki khatai kisi kaam bhi naa aayee.

I remember this from my childhood... and there are other variants of this but this is undoubtedly the most popular one (or used to be).


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Hindi Rhymes

Advanced search






Across v6.3
Translation Toolkit and Sales Potential under One Roof

Apart from features that enable you to translate more efficiently, the new Across Translator Edition v6.3 comprises your crossMarket membership. The new online network for Across users assists you in exploring new sales potential and generating revenue.

More info »
WordFinder
The words you want Anywhere, Anytime

WordFinder is the market's fastest and easiest way of finding the right word, term, translation or synonym in one or more dictionaries. In our assortment you can choose among more than 120 dictionaries in 15 languages from leading publishers.

More info »



All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs