Dawwara

  1. wheel, anything that has the form of a wheel and rotates around a shaft.
  2. Large gear wheel connected with the main shaft of a windmill that is rotated by the sails.
  3. Round gaming table used for roulette etc.

Root: D-W-R

Plural: Dawwariet

Source: Arabic

Ġog

a) joint (anatomy). b) Tombola card containing six tickets which can be either played simultaneously by on person or by six persons individually.

Source: Sicilian

Plural: Ġogi

 

Għanbu

A lotto win on two numbers.

Root: Għ-N-B

Plural: Għeniebi

 

Id-do

A type of card game.

Il-fniek

‘The rabbits’, Nickname given to number 55 in the game of bingo.

Il-ġiżirana

‘The necklace’, Nickname given to number 26 in the game of bingo.

Il-Ġuda

‘Judas’, Nickname given to number 13 in the game of bingo.

Il-ġuvni

The ‘Young Man’, Nickname given to number 21 in the game of bingo. Also called is-salut or taċ-ċavetta.

Il-karretta

‘The cart’, Nickname given to number 47 in the game of bingo.

Il-Knisja (tombla)

‘The church’, Nickname given to number 84 in the game of bingo.

Il-maqlubin

‘The inverted’ nickname given to number 69 in the game of bingo.

Il-mejjet

‘The dead one’, Nickname given to number 48 in the game of bingo.

Il-Milied (tombla)

‘Christmas’, Nickname given to number 25 in the game of bingo.

Il-patrijiet

‘The priests’, Nickname given to number 44 in the game of bingo. Also called is-siġġijiet.

Il-Piċċlu

Nickname given to number 1 in the game of bingo. Also known as Iż-żgħir.

Il-Pipa

Nickname given to number 7 in the game of bingo.

Il-ħotbi

‘The hunchback’, Nickname given to number 81 in the game of bingo.

Il-ħut

‘The fish’, Nickname given to number 57 in the game of bingo.