Punjabi/Vocabulary/Months

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Months of Gregorian Calendar[edit | edit source]

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 Calendar[edit | edit source]

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

  1. ਚੇਤ = Chet (March)
  2. ਵੈਸਾਖ = Vaisakh (April)
  3. ਜੇਠ = Jeth (May)
  4. ਹਾੜ = Harh (June)
  5. ਸਾਉਣ = Saaun (July)
  6. ਭਾਦੋਂ = Bhadon (August)
  7. ਅੱਸੂ = Assu (September)
  8. ਕੱਤਕ = Katak (October)
  9. ਮੱਘਰ = Maghar (November)
  10. ਪੋਹ = Poh (December)
  11. ਮਾਘ = Magh (January)
  12. ਫੱਗਣ = Phagun (February)


Exercises[edit | edit source]

  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. Write a date in Punjabi, both in the Georgian way and the Vernacular way.