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Faarin

\faa reen\
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Definition

Pronounced "phoren" by our hindi speaking junta and the rest of the english world as "foreign", the tamil version nevertheless has a few special characteristics
a) Unheard parts of India are first assumed to be faarin unless proven otherwise
b) It is always cold in faarin without exception, so better take sweaters and jackets even if your destination is balmy Singapore
c) Yuvryone eats naan-veg in faarin all the time, so mind it

Usage

Son (introducing hostel-mate to dad) - Appa, this is Debashis from Arunachal
Dad: Oh, from faarin'aa? yugsellent
Added 2011-08-29 by Side Character

Root

English

Region

Tamil Nadu

Categories

Places, WALTO

Related Terms

Phoren

Terms referencing this

BCF