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VIBGYOR - The seven colours in Tamil

Tamil translation: VIBGYOR = Ooda, Karuneelam, Neelam, Pachchai, Manjal, Semmanjal, Sivappu

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English term or phrase:VIBGYOR - The seven colours in Tamil
Tamil translation:VIBGYOR = Ooda, Karuneelam, Neelam, Pachchai, Manjal, Semmanjal, Sivappu
Entered by: Ramesh Madhavan
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16:45 Apr 1, 2004
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English term or phrase: VIBGYOR - The seven colours in Tamil
I am translating a story book for Primary School children. I need to name the 7 colours of the rainbow. I know Violet=Ooda [Is this also a slang?], Blue=Neelam, Green=Pachchai, Yellow=Manjal, Red=Sevappau. What is the Tamil for Indigo & Orange?
Ramesh Madhavan
Local time: 13:19
VIBGYOR = Ooda, Karuneelam, Neelam, Pachchai, Manjal, Aaranju, Sivappu
Explanation:
VIBGYOR is taught as Oo Ka Nee Pa Ma Aa Si in Tamil. Though Aaaranju is better known the native speakers of Tamil, it is also known as 'Semmanjal'.
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Nagasamy
India
Local time: 13:19
Grading comment
I accept Karuneelam & Semmanjal
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5VIBGYOR = Ooda, Karuneelam, Neelam, Pachchai, Manjal, Aaranju, Sivappu
Nagasamy


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vibgyor - the seven colours in tamil
VIBGYOR = Ooda, Karuneelam, Neelam, Pachchai, Manjal, Aaranju, Sivappu


Explanation:
VIBGYOR is taught as Oo Ka Nee Pa Ma Aa Si in Tamil. Though Aaaranju is better known the native speakers of Tamil, it is also known as 'Semmanjal'.

Nagasamy
India
Local time: 13:19
Native speaker of: Native in TamilTamil
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
I accept Karuneelam & Semmanjal
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