A Compendious Grammar of the Current Corrupt Dialect of the Jargon Hindostan

A Compendious Grammar of the Current Corrupt Dialect of the Jargon Hindostan

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1801 edition. Excerpt: ...Short. Nauttah--Bauntee, as a short wwz-i-Choo tah, iistie; but used for short. Shortly. Ettebur--Juld. Shot (fmail). Cheetah--Gole, buiiet--grape, Aunnaunnauss, which is a pme appie. The grape-shot is so distinguished on account of the re-. semblance the quilting gives it to that fruit. To fhove. See Pufh, Shovel Sloveti. Nujuss. Slow. Awhestee, corrupted Austee--Soost--Kauhil. Siut. Hkundee--Choot-muraunee. This strange epithet is warrantee! by the Hindostanic Dictionary. Siy. Seanna. Small. Chootah. SmalUpox. Gootee--Mauttau. To smell. Soongna. Smith. Lohaur--Auhungur, a worker in ironm See lron, Golcismith Eco Smoke. Dhoohau. See BeJiows. To smoke. Peena. Also to drink, but when joined to Hookoh it means to smoke--Dhoohauna. The Substantive and Verb are almoct the lame as in Engliih. Smootli. Chourass. Also broad. See SUppery. To smootii sas cloths). Dumbund kurna, to maie smoolh, or Burrauber, Jiraight, even. To snatch. Cheen lana. Tosneeze. Cheenkna. See Toste. To snore. Hkirattau marna. Snow. Burruff. Snuff (to take). Naus. Snuff (os a candie). Goul. Smijs-box. Nausdaun, snuffUing. Murdaur is Periian for nasty: Murdaurauna is the adverb of similitude. Possibly the word is a corruption thcieu'oai.' Decency forbids the translation of the oiher word. Snuffers. South. Dukhun. To sow. Bona. Span. Bilusht. Spark (offre). Chjajpuree. To speak. Bole, na--Khuyna. Spear. Burrfiee. Speech. Baut-Zobaun, language., To spell. Hejee kurna. To f pend. Hkurruch kurna. See Borrow and Lend. Spent (expended). Hkalauss. Spice. Mussaullah. Spidcr. Mukrau. To fpill. Daulna. Alib, to pour. To /pin. Churkaouna. Spinning-wiieel. Churhkeh....show more

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