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"I accept your respect Juma."

Translation:Marahaba Juma.

February 17, 2018



Who says this? Parents? Grandparents? What about teachers?


It is only said in response to Shikamoo. So a child would say Shikamoo to the parent and the response would be Marahaba. Same can apply for child to grandparent, student to teacher etc. Anyone who you want to be respectful to (and who is older than you).

This translation makes it sound a bit strange but admittedly it is hard to translate as there isn't an equivalent in English.


This word sounds like an extension of "Merhaba", Turkish word for hello.

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