Thursday, July 20, 2006

Akka aka what???
Googled around a bit and discovered that akka means excrement/dung in Afrikaans! Sheesh!

24 Comments:

Anonymous shiloh said...

good one...

11:56 PM  
Blogger Ekta said...

oooh yukkk!!!
gross...heheh...i wldnt want anyone to call me akka now!
Thx for dropping by my blog!

6:48 AM  
Blogger Ekta said...

chiiiie!!!
:-)

7:10 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I appreciate your guts to start writing for yourself.jilebi suthna ezhuthu kathuka poi thalai suthama irundha seri.All the best.
Now if we don't want anyone to call us AKKA, whats the alternative?interesting!
---shalini

7:14 AM  
Blogger Ekta said...

oh gosh!!!
Now am gonna have a hearty laugh everytime I call someone akka...hehe!
Thx for dropping by my blog!

9:35 AM  
Blogger Perspective Inc. said...

LOL (oops) !
If its any consolation..A rose by any other name.......
Hehehehe!

12:37 PM  
Blogger The_Girl_From_Ipanema said...

hahahahahahhaha
CANNOT wait to tell my sister that.

hahahahahhaahahahahahahaha

too kicked. :)

6:17 PM  
Blogger ashok said...

:) hahaha !!!

9:15 PM  
Blogger anantha said...

so.. You should make people call you "Yekkow" with that Chennai twang!

(P.S: Came in from Hawkeye's blog, this time, that is!!)

9:29 PM  
Blogger Janefield said...

UH OH!!!!

and to think i'd fallen in love with your moniker :)

2:17 AM  
Blogger Why Am I said...

eww eww!!...haha sorry abt tht...but i'd like to stik to the normal akka meaning!

10:44 AM  
Anonymous Ravi said...

HAHAHA! Yup, you can say that again...SHEESH!
PS: Here from ramya's blog!

3:34 PM  
Blogger 30in2005 said...

One never does know what ones name or anything dear means in a whole new language! lol

1:53 PM  
Blogger The Insane Genius said...

yuck.
btw...ur bro had curd rice last sunday....when i called all he would say was how good it was and how he slept through the day after that.
u were with ur mom in pune? there is this real good southie restaurant in the main commercial street....forget the name...it be on the first floor on the building near a turning...but real good it is.and they make proper sabudhana kichidi to boot :D also near the race course, there is this guy who make abso fabulous dhokla at 6 am every day...

7:51 AM  
Blogger The Insane Genius said...

besides afrikaans isnt even a proper language...its just a corruption of dutch with something else...dont feel so bad :D

7:52 AM  
Blogger The Smiling Girl said...

Hehe... In Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Tulu, it means Sister. So chill!!
And thanks for dropping by!

1:47 PM  
Blogger Ketaki said...

hahahahahahahaha!!!!!!!! that is a nice find!!

7:44 PM  
Blogger the wannabe indian punkster said...

oh no, does it? I still think your handle is insanely cool. :)

4:11 AM  
Blogger Sayesha said...

Hi excrement/dung (hahaah!),

Thanks for the call. It was nice to finally speak to you. And I hope we can meet the next time you come to Singapore. :)

11:08 AM  
Blogger The Insane Genius said...

happy birfday :)

6:50 AM  
Blogger Balaji S Rajan said...

What does 'Anna' in that language mean?

5:42 PM  
Blogger Mosilager said...

usually kak means excrement in Afrikaans, sure you got the right site?

11:50 PM  
Blogger Harini said...

accidentally bumped into your blog..
BRILLIANT stuff...

10:38 PM  
Blogger raghu said...

eh..akka means sis in tamil!

10:10 AM  

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