Marwari contains many words in common with Gujarati
as well as Hindi. Among the rules for transforming
Hindi words into Marwari are
- The leading S changes into an aspirated H
sound. The Hindi word for gold, sona, becomes hona.
- The leading CH changes to the sibilant S.
The Hindi word for spoon, chammach, becomes sammas.
The rules of grammar differ from Hindi at various
Resources on the Net
© Copyright and disclaimer.
Created on Aug 6, 1995.