Tuesday, October 24, 2006

List of units of measurements we use in telugu

Here I tried to compile a list of units of measurements we use in telugu.Additions are welcome.

Time:
kshaNamulu
ghaDiyalu
vighaDiyalu
lipta paaTu kaalamu
nimishamu
ganTa
dinamu
rOju
jaamulu
pakshamu
rutuvulu
Sakamu
yugamu


Length:
anguLamu
aDugu
gajamu
krOsu
yOjanamu
aamaDa


Weight, Volume:
sEru
sOla
veeSe
maNuvu
pampu
tulamu
siTam
tUmulu
bastaalu


Rain:
padunu
dukku


Money:
varahaalu
kaasu
aNaa
dammiDi


Buildings:
antastulu


Music:
pallavi
caraNamu
sthaayi
maatralu
laghuvu
guruvu


Books:
aSvaasamu
adhyaayamu
kaaNDamu
parvamu
bhaagamu
sampuTamu
prakaraNamu


Military:
akshauhiNulu



Now we will see Some measures used in expressions:


jaaneDu
betteDu
bOleDu
piDikeDu
kaDiveDu
gariTeDu
guppeDu
gampeDu
ciTikeDu
cemcaaDu
puTTedu
juTTedu
bindeDu
kunceDu
caareDu
mOkaalu lOtu
naDum lOtu


gOranta
koNDanta
isumanta
ravvanta
aavaginjanta
vEpaginjanta


koncemu
kaasta, kaasinta, kaasinni
muddalu