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Koun hota hay hareef e maey mard afgan-e-ishq


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07:15 Dec 30, 2001
Urdu to English translations [PRO]
Urdu term or phrase: Koun hota hay hareef e maey mard afgan-e-ishq
Hay mukarar Lb-e-saqi pay sala maray bAd
The famous verse of GHALIB
Kamran Nadeem
United States
Local time: 13:59

Summary of answers provided
4 -1Who is that drunkard who can take up the challenge in this drink of love?Subhamay Ray

Discussion entries: 1



10 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): -1
Who is that drunkard who can take up the challenge in this drink of love?

Saqi at first puts a question to all who can be his rival in this drink of love and reiterates that there is none other than him in this field. The poet, being a drunkard himself, feels that the challenge is addressed to none other than himself.

Subhamay Ray
Local time: 23:29
Native speaker of: Native in BengaliBengali
PRO pts in pair: 12

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Rashid muhammad: Kamran Nadeem! the spirit of ghalib may take revenge from all of us.I feel it already in a great in great this word drunkard sounds here! Ray! please translate maey mard afgane ishq first of all, keeping in mind ishq is not as love.
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