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athan

\ath-aan\
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Noun.
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Definition

loving calling name for the husband in tamilnadu, usage reserved for the wife wonly, very popular in brahmin circles.

Usage

wife: athan! come to the bedroom one minute, I need your help.
husband: coming dee, wait, I'll just finish my filter coffee and come.
wife: ayyo! come fast
Added 2011-09-02 by sykil

Root

Tamil

Region

tamilnadu

Related Terms

Ayyo, filter coffee, dee