pail

Hindi translation: Dol/ghaDa/balTi/bartan/KalaSh/gagari

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English term or phrase:pail
Hindi translation:Dol/ghaDa/balTi/bartan/KalaSh/gagari
Entered by: Sandeep Gupta
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03:15 Jan 8, 2003
English to Hindi translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: pail
thing to carry water
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Dol/ghaDa/balTi/bartan
Explanation:
Depending on the context pail has various translations i.e depending on size, shape and purpose.


You can choose the appropriate one-

Dol - container, usually of cylindrical shape with lid and handle attached.

ghaDa - pot

balTi - bucket

bartan - general name for small container.

other then water pail is also used for carrying milk.
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Sandeep Gupta
India
Local time: 08:50
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5 +3Dol/ghaDa/balTi/bartan
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Dol/ghaDa/balTi/bartan


Explanation:
Depending on the context pail has various translations i.e depending on size, shape and purpose.


You can choose the appropriate one-

Dol - container, usually of cylindrical shape with lid and handle attached.

ghaDa - pot

balTi - bucket

bartan - general name for small container.

other then water pail is also used for carrying milk.


Sandeep Gupta
India
Local time: 08:50
PRO pts in pair: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Anil Goyal
13 mins

agree  chopra_2002: Kalash, Kalsa, Gagri are some other forms of pail.
44 mins

agree  Dr. Puneet Bisaria
1 day 5 hrs
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