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Machan

\mach-aan\
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Definition

The literal meaning is 'cousin'. Used among buddies or used by wives to address their husbands.
In short, 'Machi'
Also, popularly used by actress Namitha to address her fans.

Usage

Ava en anjala machaan,
meaning, 'She's my girl(not exactly) dude'
Added 2012-09-29 by Vaathiyaar

Root

Tamil

Region

South India

Related Terms

machoos, machu, machaan, machan, mapla, machi

Terms referencing this

Aliyan, Ayyo