Gujarat City Names – How Locals Say

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We all have pet names ! Cities of Gujarat are no exception !!

All the cities have a name but locals pronounce it with twist. Here’s a list of Gujarati cities which are pronounced differently by locals,
 

 

1. Ahmedabad, nobody says Ahmedabad its only “Amdavad“. “Bakaaa Amdavad ma ave to fone karje

amdavad

 

2. Baroda / Vadodara:  Yeah Barodians are surely unaware of how magically they say Baroda as “Boada”.

baroda

 

3. Surat: “Bhai, hurat ni to vaat aj ni karvani, ni to levay jahu khote khota”.surat

 

4. Valsad: “Valhaad ni Keri ane Valhaad na loko, banne mast”Valsad

 

5: Navsari: Tame Surat ne “Hurat” kevo ane Valsad ne “Valhaad” to ame Navhari vada a hu guno kairo ?

navsari

 

6. Gandhinagar: Capital city hoi to su thayu, ame to “Godhinagar” vada.

gandhinagar

7. Panchmahal: Yes locals and Dahod and Panchmahal  says “Panchmaal”.

panchmahal

8. Rajkot: The sweetest city of Gujarat. “Jo ela Raijkot to avuj pade“. (In a Kathiyawadi tone)

Rajkot

9: Surendranagar: Be aatlu Lambu name kevi rite bolvu??

surendranagar

10: Sabarkantha: With a pure North Gujarat tone “Habarkontha”.

sabarkantha

 

11. Mahesana: Su Mahesana?? Bhai aa che GJ2, “Mehona” kevay 😀

Mehona

If you or your friends are from any of the above cities, ask them to speak and they will say the exact words 🙂

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