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Natasa Liondaris

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Gayfrend - girl friend

Chrisy L

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Orinja - Orange Juice

Chrisy L

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

My parents loved going to “travaska square” (trafalgar square)

My mum lived in “Tarpak Lay” (Tur…

YODI

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

O Bucheris ... the butcher ... which of course must mean :
E Boucharou is his wife
Ta Boucharakia…

Sotiris Hajittofi

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

toss- toast stekin-steak begging powder-baking powder

tapo dryer-tumble dryer …

MARIA KARAMANOU

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

My dad had a cafe in Ealing, West London and his friends would come in for:
sosija rollous - sausa…

Tagged: Cafe, bookie

Chrisy L

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Chachare me - He/She charged me

Basketa - Basket

Meshini - Washing machine

Yodi

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

My mums favourite British dish is ...

Sheffes-pai

Shepherds Pie

Sodoulla Georgiou

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Coumpania- company
Mangerena - female managere
Choccolades - chocolates
Gayfren - girlfriend

Panayiotis

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Bobligaou - Public House or pub
Basso - Bus
Postagis - Postman
Boxi - Box
Botsa - bottle

Mario Demetriou

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Bomblicow - Public House - Pub
Mitra - Meter
Ksabeni - Woolworths
Marketa- Market
Polishmanos-…

ROOBY DOOBY

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Deposito = Deposit ( προκαταβολή)
Boxy = Box
Chaera = Chair
Postagis = Postma…

Constantine Raphael Georgiou

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Slipes - Σλίπες = Slippers.

E.g. I bought a pair of slippers = Αγόρασα μια ζευγάρια σλίπες.

Maria C

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Pena - Pen

Toualeta - Toilet

Basta - Bastard

Farma - Farm

Barberis - Barbar

Trollay-…

Steve

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Caro - Car
Yari - Garden

Helena Stylianou

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Slippes (slippers)
Disha (dishwasher)

Angela Onissiphorou

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Pondareh = Ponders End

Elsie Hobson

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Naughtissa
Orinja
Sosinja
Lorka (lorries)
Chikia (chickens)
Boxia (boxes)

George Charalambous

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Κορνφλαϊ - Cornflakes (is used for any breakfast cereal)
Μικι Μαου - Mickey Mouse (used to descri…

Eleni Papageorgiou

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Mapo = mop
Postaris= to post something
Smixis= mix together
Paso= bus
Ketlo= kettle
Sakari=…

Chrystalla Koumi

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Moppos = mop
Miki moaous = cartoons
Post ofi = post office
Chiki = chicken

Helen Evangelou

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

Orrait - all right
Ambula - ambulance
Hospita - hospital
Dohhto. - doctor
Nerrsa - nurse

xpisto

Posted on 19 Jun 2019

• Nescafe – any type of coffee

• Chaiko – cup/mug

• Bounka – pocket

• Engleza/englezo – re…

Andreas Dionisyou

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Fishley = Finchley

Fahhhtori = Factory

Migrowavia = Microwave

Amboula = Ambulance

Buso …

Lydia

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Namboo? What?

Tagged: London, North

Litsa

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Chaufferis - chauffeur

Tagged: London, North

Stavroulla

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

One chicken.... two chickia. Lol

Tagged: London, West

Fotini

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Sainsburys - zane-bury
Marks and Spencer - Mack and spenza

Elia

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Shevvies Bush - Sheperds Bush

Elle’s

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Nurrsa/Nursee - Nurse
Bason - Bus
Marketta - Market
Shisbury - Sainsbury’s
Parkaro - Parking (t…

Michele

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Mäikos - Michael

Tagged: London, North

Thalia

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Dreglog - Gridlocked
Trippy - Trip
Appoinman- Appointment

Tagged: London, North

Anasia

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Busto-bus stop
Bijamez-pyjamas
Hoovan-hoover
Holbo-Holborn
Steishon-station
Banga-Bank
Mous…

Andrew Mouzouri

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Polishmano - Policeman - my auntie (from Captain Tow) used to say it a lot - with a soft P, almost …

Xpisto

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

sexisa - good looking person

Xpisto

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Fishadiko - fish and chip shop

Everyone Greek Cypriot I know uses this word, especially in the W…

Thalia

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

Fani-Fan

Tagged: London, North

Μαρία (via email)

Posted on 18 Jun 2019

η άμπουλα= the ambulance
η μαρκέττα = the market
η μπάνκα = the bank
η μπασκέττα = the basket
η…

Georgia

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

To Buso - Bus
To mappo - Mop
Tap Pak Klin -Turn Pike Lane
Woo Gree - Wood Green

Tagged: London, North

Thalia

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

Hambourka- Hamburger
Sosinga- sausage
Chikougin - Chicken
Gongri - Wood Green

Tagged: London, North

Anasia

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

Dusbyeris - dustmen
Busseris - bus driver
Biltaes- builders
Fishouinges- Fish fingers
Kourtina…

Stallo

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

Polishmanos = policeman 👮‍♂
Kouka - cooker

Tagged: London, North

Katerina

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

Pijames -pyjamas
Boxi- Box

Tagged: London, North

Maria

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

Englesos / Englesa ..... English
Couckoo festra .... Cockfosters

Tagged: London, North

Andri Papapericleous

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

Tantziasmeno from tangy

Michele

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

Hotelli- hotel

Tagged: London, North

Maria

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

Machina. .... machinist

Tagged: London, North

Michele

Posted on 17 Jun 2019

Parkare - park the car
Banka - Bank
Fishatiko - fish & chip shop
Polismanos - policeman
Karpett…

Tagged: London, North