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Sinhala Slang Dictionary
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61. ගැරඬියා
Rat Snake - Dislikable slithery person
62. ගින්දර වගේ
Literally 'Like fire'. Figuratively, meaning something really good, or really matches the requirements.
63. ගිනි කිකිලි
(Firely Hen) - Refers to an attractive and female. Similar to the English slang Bimbo.
64. ගූ
Vulgar reference to Feces. Has similar usage as English term 'shit'. Varchas (වර්චස්) which is also an archiac formal term for excrement
65. ගූ කේස්
Messy, problematic or out of hand situation. Wæde Varchas (වැ‍ෙඩ් වර්චස්) is also mockingly used for the same meaning. Literal meaning of both is Shitty thing. The term Badu Banis (බඩු More…
66. ගෙඩි (දෙක)
Medium to large sized breasts.
67. ගොක්කොළ පේනවා
Literally 'to see young coconut leaves' (which are traditionally used to decorate a funeral). Refers to a situation where impending death is sensed in an eerie manner.
68. ගොඩ යනවා
Literally 'Reaching the dry land'. Means 'recover' or achieve the goal. Only Goda (ගොඩ) is also used to give the same meaning. (e.g. Tawa visi pandahak hoyaa gaththoth More…
69. ගොනා
Prostitute, whore. Satha (සතා) is used as a further euphemism. Literal meaning of Gona is the Bull and the Satha is the beast. Etymology of this term is based on the fact that Gonorrhea (a More…
70. චමින්ද
An euphemism for a very old person. Chaminda is a very common male name which became popular after 1970s. It is highly unlikely for an elderly person born before the Second World War to More…
71. චාටර් / සාටර්
An expression of disrepute or expressing that something or someone is not upto the expectations or standards.
72. චිච්චිය
Female genitalia. ('pussy'). This is not in mainstream use, and this word derives from the Tamil language slang 'Chicha' which can refer to either male or female More…
73. චීනා
Person of chineese origin
74. චූ /චූ
Urine. Hujja (හුජ්ජ) is a more vulgar/colloquial term for urine, which is not used by upper social segments.
75. චූ කරනවා / චූ දානවා
means to pass urine. Dotta Yanawa (දොට්ට යනවා) is a colloquial and rather outdated slang for urinating. Sinduwak Kiyanawa, Haawek Allanna Yanawaa - TBA
76. ජපනා
Person of Japanese origine.
77. ජම්බු ගහෙන් වැටෙනවා
Euphemism for a girl attaining puberty. There are many other old and well established slang for the same such as Loku Lamayek Wenawa (ලොකු ළමයෙක් වෙනවා), Loku Wenawa (ලොකු වෙනවා), Malwara More…
78. ජරාව
Bribe.
79. ජරාව දෙනවා
Bribe someone.
80. ජැක් ගහනවා
Having sexual fantasy by Pressing genitalia against female commuters of crowded public transport such as buses, trains. This is embarrassingly common occarance that female commuters have to More…