Kan mun

22:36 Jan 22, 2004
Urdu to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Urdu term or phrase: Kan mun
Bahtaa panee kee kun mun,
Tahir
United States
Local time: 13:29


Summary of answers provided
4 +4Sweet/Soft/Gentle sound of flowing water
chopra_2002
3 +3the gurgling sound of the flowing water
Harinder Dhillon


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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
the gurgling sound of the flowing water


Explanation:
If it relates to the sound?

Harinder Dhillon
Local time: 12:29
Native speaker of: Native in HindiHindi, Native in PanjabiPanjabi
PRO pts in pair: 4

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agree  xxxNaseeruddin
10 hrs

agree  ayaz khan: heared this expression for the first time but if it relates to the sound than it has to do with the sloshing of water sound
32 days

agree  Chinoise
138 days
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1 day 4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
Sweet/Soft/Gentle sound of flowing water


Explanation:
The alternatives proposed above signify the sound of water when it is flowing naturally or in a normal manner.

chopra_2002
India
Local time: 22:59
Native speaker of: Native in HindiHindi
PRO pts in pair: 68

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Asghar Bhatti: i understand kum mun is relatable to rain.kun mun[rain] hoo rahee hay.Here you sound on top of the things.
33 mins
  -> Thanks.You're right,this term is related to rain,as we say in Panjabi-Hole hole kin min ho rayee ve.But the usage of bahtaa associates it to flowing,hence the above suggestions.Of course feels somewhat unusual :o)

agree  Chinoise
137 days
  -> thanks!

agree  Shruti Nagar
225 days
  -> thank you!

agree  ravi_kumar
602 days
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