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Definition

Literally, the Tamil word for grandfather.

Usage

"Namaskaraam Thatha!" or even "Come, let's respectfully do a namaskaraam to Thatha to seek his blessings before going to US." Alternatively: "God, it's such torture to sit next to Thatha at meals. Hell is the sound of his toothless chewing."
Added 2011-06-22 by mainmacha

Root

Tamil

Categories

WALTO

Related Terms

Apoopan, Achachan, Dada, Dadaji

Terms referencing this

Ajji, thatha cycle, Uncleji