INDO-ARYAN FAMILY. (EASTERN GROUP.)
BENGALI OR BANGA-BHlSHi.
NORTHERN DllLECT. (BOGRA DISTRICT,)
Ek jhaner dui byata-ohihail achhila. Tarkere-madhye chhota-jhan kaila,
A certain-person*s two sons were* Among-them the*younger said,
cba, hami ja parnu ta hamak b5tya de/ Tai 3un8 bape batfa
6 father, I what shall*get that me-to dividing give.9 That hearing father dividing
dila. Chhota-jhan batya-leoyar (lewar) ka din par bhin de& gala, Seti
gave. The-younger of-the-division some days after foreign country went. There
jayya lathamo karya taka-kari urya-dila. Tar-par Jakban
going riotous-living having╗done money he-squandered. Afterwards when
se sab urya-pbSlalo, o-dež6t akal halo, 6 tar khub a^ak halo.
he all squandered, in-that-country famine arose> and his great want arose.
Paclibe se 6-dya^er gk garaster ban 'jaiya chakar habar chalo.
After-that he of-that-country a cultivator's house going a*servant to-le wished.
Garasta tak Suor charate tar jaminat patbalo. žuor 36 bhushi khay
The'Cultivator him swine to-feed his to╗f,elds sent* The-hogs those husJcs eat
tai se khabar chalo. Ta tak keu dila-na. Tar-par tar ImS
them he to-eat wished. That him one did-not-give. After-thai his senses
halo, ]6, *hama^ bar kata chakar achhe; tara kata khate
came-lacJc, that* 'my father's how-many servants are; they hotv-much to-6at
pay, ar mui iti bhoke mari^ hami bar kachhe 3ayya
get, and I here with-hunger pemh, I of-father in-vicinity going
kamu, 36, umiii Khodar kachhe 6 tor kachhe guna
will-say^ that* "I qf<*God in-vicinity and of*thee in-vicinity sin
karchhi. Miii tor chhailer 'joggl nat HSmak tor 6k-jhan chakar
have~committed. I of-thy son worthy am*not. Me thy a servant
karž ak.J>> ^ Hi kayya tar-bar kachhe jabar Jaglo. Tar ba
making keep"' This saying of-his-father in-vicmity to-go he-began. His father
ta*ke taphat-hini dekhya daurya aslo, ar tar galot chuma khalo.
him distance-from seeing having-run came, and his on-neck kiss ate.
Tat tar chhail kaila, cba, hami Khodar kachhe 6 tor kachhe
Thereupon his son said, 'father, I of-God in-vicinity and of-thee m-vicinity
gmia karchhi. Mui tor-chhailer ]5ggi naL1 Tati tar bap
sin have-committed. I of-thy-son worthy am-not* Thereupon his father
chakarkere kaila, cbhala kapar anya plnda-dS, Hate angu$ diya-de,
said, 'good cloth bringing put-on, On-finger ring put-on,