The definitive guide to South Asian lingo

Definition 1 of 3

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Noun.
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Definition

In Tamil its referred to a string used to fly kites,the string is a usuallly made by applying a paste of crusehed tube light glass,adhesive and color over a normal string and then drying it in the sun..might just cut ur fingers,mind it.

Usage

my maanja can cut ur fingers
Added 2011-12-21 by Misfit

Root

Tamil

Region

most parts

Categories

Sports & Games

Related Terms

nool

Definition 2 of 3

maanja

\Maan-jaa\
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Noun.
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Definition

Colored, glass-particle coated thread used for competitive kite flying.

Usage

Ganesh: Do you want to hold my phirkee while I am flying my kite?
Mangesh: No. Saala, your Maanja always cuts my fingers.
Added 2011-12-23 by IndianInCowboyCountry

Root

Marathi

Region

Bombay

Categories

Sports & Games

Definition 3 of 3

maanja

\maa-n-ja\
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Verb.
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Definition

It's a word used amang the locals(especially by college going guys and goondas) and it means doing something bad to a person.

Usage

Venka over phone to Ranga: Waat machha.. that bloody buggar Arjun lifted his hand(backed off) for the trip..

Ranga : Dont worry shishya.. next time,we will ask him to plan the trip and give him MAANJA... okay...

Added 2011-09-13 by rrowdy ranga

Root

Kannada

Region

Bangalore

Categories

Related Terms

kurupu, gurda