Qureshpor sāhib and others, could you say more about this word "jhaR" and "jhaRī?" How else is it used?One more word "jhaRii" (and jhaRii lagnaa) could be included in this discussion. And going on from this, in Punjabi, we do say..
aj jhaR (with a ch) paiyaa ve
Today, it is cloudy.
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