ma royechen, boro boutan royechen

English translation: "mother is here (or there), eldest sister-in-law is here (or there)".

07:57 Apr 5, 2005
Bengali to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Bengali term or phrase: ma royechen, boro boutan royechen
Hello, I need some help in translating this little bit from Sunil Gangopadhyay's Se Somoy.
It's in fact the verb that I can't find in my dictionary.
Thanks a lot!
ntouzet (X)
Local time: 19:22
English translation:"mother is here (or there), eldest sister-in-law is here (or there)".
Explanation:
"royechen" has the similar meaning as "aachen".

ma royechen, boro boutan royechen = "mother is here (or there), eldest sister-in-law is here (or there)".

Depending on the context "royechen" or "aachen" could also mean "exists".

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Saleh Chowdhury, Ph.D.
Bangladesh
Local time: 23:22
Grading comment
Thanks!
I keep forgetting what the verb means. What is the verbal noun, please, so that I can look it up again?
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5 +2"mother is here (or there), eldest sister-in-law is here (or there)".
Saleh Chowdhury, Ph.D.


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"mother is here (or there), eldest sister-in-law is here (or there)".


Explanation:
"royechen" has the similar meaning as "aachen".

ma royechen, boro boutan royechen = "mother is here (or there), eldest sister-in-law is here (or there)".

Depending on the context "royechen" or "aachen" could also mean "exists".



Saleh Chowdhury, Ph.D.
Bangladesh
Local time: 23:22
Native speaker of: Native in BengaliBengali
PRO pts in category: 14
Grading comment
Thanks!
I keep forgetting what the verb means. What is the verbal noun, please, so that I can look it up again?

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