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Dower/Dowery

Urdu translation: Jahaez/Mahar

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English term or phrase:Dower/Dowery
Urdu translation:Jahaez/Mahar
Entered by: Tahir
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19:24 Jan 23, 2004
English to Urdu translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Dower/Dowery
term from muslim personal law
[both things are done at marriage]
Tahir
United States
Local time: 13:53
Jahaez
Explanation:
Other terms can be

istari dhun, kaniya daan, mutawafee khawand kee jaidad main baewa ka hisa jo umar bhar us kay qabzay main rehtee hay, jahaez daina, mutawafee khawand kee jaidad ka hisa baewa ko daina.


REference: Qaumi Angraezi Lughat
Selected response from:

Aisha Rishi
Pakistan
Local time: 22:53
Grading comment
not a stingy person but.....
:)
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
5 +8Jahaez
Aisha Rishi


Discussion entries: 2





  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +8
Jahaez


Explanation:
Other terms can be

istari dhun, kaniya daan, mutawafee khawand kee jaidad main baewa ka hisa jo umar bhar us kay qabzay main rehtee hay, jahaez daina, mutawafee khawand kee jaidad ka hisa baewa ko daina.


REference: Qaumi Angraezi Lughat

Aisha Rishi
Pakistan
Local time: 22:53
Native speaker of: Native in UrduUrdu
PRO pts in pair: 4
Grading comment
not a stingy person but.....
:)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxpucoug
1 min
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agree  xxxBrandis
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agree  Shahid Khan
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agree  chopra_2002
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agree  xxxNaseeruddin: Pretty easy.
18 hrs

agree  Asghar Bhatti: Dower is mahar,which is a necessary element of muslim marriage.it can be in the form of money or property.it is either prompt or deffered.Dowry is Jahaiz:given to bride by her parents at the time of marriage.
1 day9 hrs

agree  Asad Hussain
1 day19 hrs

agree  Rajiv Arora
5 days
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