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Definition

This is a literal translation of kannada's "yake andre" or hindi's "kyon ki" and which simbly means "because".

Usage

Mr Murthy: What Saar, today full minchingu!

Mr Gowda (in big smiles): Why minns my son, that only Infosyssu.. has come from Amerikaa. He gifted me this white shirtu, Why minns today is my 65th birthday no!

Mr Murthy (feeling sad and jealous): Happy Birthday Gowdree... you are so lucky! One son Infosyssu, another one Wipro!. But look at me, I am so unlucky why minns my only son is just a MBBS dactru!!

Added 2012-04-04 by VJ

Root

Kannada

Terms referencing this

Why means because