Eid il Fitr

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Eid il Fitr

Post by Winged Isis » Sun Sep 05, 2010 10:50 am

What are common salutations during the forthcoming holiday?


Carpe diem! :le:

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Post by BBLUX » Sun Sep 05, 2010 1:26 pm

Eid Mabrook!
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Post by hatusu » Sun Sep 05, 2010 2:19 pm

Cull Senna Wenta Taib.

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Post by jewel » Sun Sep 05, 2010 2:19 pm

Kool sana wa inta(i) tayeb ......... :)
wa inta(i) tayeb :D
I don't have a plan......so nothing can go wrong!

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Post by jewel » Sun Sep 05, 2010 2:23 pm

Snap! You could of course just say "eid saeed" :)
I don't have a plan......so nothing can go wrong!

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Post by BBLUX » Sun Sep 05, 2010 4:48 pm

I think strictly that expression is normally used for Al-Hijira, 7th December this year. This is to mark the Islamic New Year.
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Post by Winged Isis » Sun Sep 05, 2010 11:31 pm

Thanks guys.... knew all those; was wondering if any others can surprise the family with. They love it when I learn new stuff.
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Post by jewel » Mon Sep 06, 2010 12:23 am

You could try "taqabbala Allahu minna wa minkum" meaning may allah accept from us and from you. :)
I don't have a plan......so nothing can go wrong!

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Post by Winged Isis » Mon Sep 06, 2010 10:59 am

Nice one, thanks. I sometimes feel like their pet parrot! :snig: :roll:
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Post by FABlux » Mon Sep 06, 2010 1:52 pm

Winged Isis wrote:Nice one, thanks. I sometimes feel like their pet parrot! :snig: :roll:
:lol: We'll greet you as Pretty Polly next time then shall we? :lol:

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Post by Winged Isis » Tue Sep 07, 2010 9:43 am

Ooh, you are awful....squwark! :mrgreen:
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Post by FABlux » Tue Sep 07, 2010 9:48 am

Winged Isis wrote:Ooh, you are awful....squwark! :mrgreen:
:lol: :lol:

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Post by Goddess » Tue Sep 07, 2010 10:24 am

BBLUX wrote:Eid Mabrook!
Or the slightly more formal:
Eid Mubarak
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Post by FABlux » Tue Sep 07, 2010 12:16 pm

Goddess wrote:Eid Mubarak
You mean he even has an Eid named after him now? :lol:

It will be Eid Hawasak next :roll: :lol:

(Sorry couldn't resist :oops: )

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Post by Goddess » Tue Sep 07, 2010 12:50 pm

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