Appendix:Indian surnames (Chitpavan)

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The following is a list of surnames of the Konkanstha Brahmins of the state of Maharashtra in India.


Pronunciation[edit]

Vowels- Pronunciation (Independent/Ligature with 'क्')

a (अ/क) : uh

aa (आ/का) : ā/ağ

ai (ऐ/के) : uh-i

au (औ/कौ) : aw

e (ए/के) : æ/é/ay

ee (ई/की) : ī

i (इ/कि) : i/ı

o (ओ/को): ō

oo (ऊ/कू) : ü/ū

u (उ/कु) : u

ri* (ऋ/कृ) : rı/rih

Consonants-

j (ज) : j/z

ch (च) : ç (when intitial letter) /tz (when in middle)

chh (छ) : çhh (highly aspirated)

bh (भ) : highly aspirated 'b', almost pronounced like 'v'

d (द) : pronounced Ð (like 'th' in the word "the")

d (ड) : D

l (ळ) : No English Equivalent

A[edit]


B[edit]

C[edit]

D[edit]

G[edit]

Gogoi

H[edit]

I[edit]

Inamdar

J[edit]

Jathar

K[edit]

L[edit]

M[edit]

N[edit]

O[edit]

P[edit]

R[edit]

S[edit]

T[edit]

U[edit]

V[edit]

W[edit]