Mumbai being a cosmopolitan city also accepts several languages such as Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, English, Telugu, Konkani, Dangii, Varhadii and Hindi. Marathi language has got its Dominance over all languages.
But is it pure marathi which mumbaikar speaks? No…Its Mumbaiya Hindi.
Yes you heard it right!Due to numerous immigrants from other parts of the Cities/States/ Country, a new form of language is spoken in the city known as the ‘Mumbaiya’ version of Hindi. This form of language is used in various Bollywood movies.
So here are the 10 swear words we Mumbaikar use and hear daily:
Literal meaning: Wife’s Brother
Sentence: Sala khudko shana samajta he!
2] Cha-ayla/Tuja aai la
Literal meaning:To your Mother
Sentence: Chaayla yeda samaj ke rakha he kya
3] Tuja aaicha Gho
Literal meaning:Your mother’s Husband
Sentence: Aaicha gho,aaj gharpe mera band bajega
4] Tuja nanachi tang
Literal meaning: Your GrandFather’s leg
Sentence:Tuja nanachi tang, aaya badha amir baaap ki aulat
5] Aaichya gavat
Literal meaning:In mothers village
Sentence: Aaichya gavat, aaj bhi train late he
6] Aata majhi satakli
Literal meaning: My mind has moved
Sentence: Aata majhi satakli, aaj iska game Nakki he
7] Hathi cha maila
Literal meaning: Elephants mother/Go away
Sentence: Hathi cha maaila, Bevda kahika
Literal meaning: Bell
Sentence: Arre Ghanta, Kuch nahi likha exam me
Literal meaning: Mad
Sentence: Yede ke mafik Nachrela he tu
10] Chya Maari topi
Literal meaning:Hitting with Cap
Sentence: Chya maari topi, Aya tha bada Hero banne
It is safe to say that Mumbai is a multi-lingual city and entertains anyone and everyone.
Lemme know more words in the comments because
"Oh mama mama mama, ham saare hain mumbaiya Ham betaale bhee milake, taal me naache ta thaiyya Oh lala oh lala, ham pite mastee kaa pyaala Gopaala gopaala khul jaaye kismat kaa taala Pichhe mudke dekh raha kyu, keh de naa kai jhaala"