Punjabi/Vocabulary/Months

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Months of Gregorian CalendarEdit

Month is called ਮਹੀਨਾ in Punjabi and date ਮਿਤੀ or ਤਰੀਕ. The following are the months of the Gregorian calendar.

  1. ਜਨਵਰੀ = January
  2. ਫ਼ਰਵਰੀ = February
  3. ਮਾਰਚ = March
  4. ਅਪ੍ਰੈਲ = April
  5. ਮਈ = May
  6. ਜੂਨ = June
  7. ਜੁਲਾਈ = July
  8. ਅਗਸਤ = August
  9. ਸਤੰਬਰ = September
  10. ਅਕਤੂਬਰ = October
  11. ਨਵੰਬਰ = November
  12. ਦਸੰਬਰ = December

Months of the Vernacular CalendarEdit

The following are the months of the Vernacular calendar. The vernacular calendar is in lunar system.

  1. ਚੇਤ = Chet
  2. ਵੈਸਾਖ = Vaisak
  3. ਜੇਠ = Jeth
  4. ਹਾੜ = Harh
  5. ਸਾਵਣ = Sawan
  6. ਭਾਦੋਂ = Bhadon
  7. ਅੱਸੂ = Assu
  8. ਕੱਤਕ = Katak
  9. ਮੱਘਰ = Maghar
  10. ਪੋਹ = Poh
  11. ਮਾਘ = Magh
  12. ਫੱਗਣ = Phagun

ExercisesEdit

  1. Write the names of the months of the Gregorian calendar in Punjabi.
  2. Write the names of the months of the vernacular calendar in Punjabi.
  3. explain what each month means in Panjabi (if possible).

By Khushleen Chahal