Kon: कुएरिम kuerim

‘Street’ (Keri)

From Kan: kēri,  ‘street’, ‘lane’.

Querim beach sits at the end of a 5km-long path.

The name is a Portuguese corruption (the final -m indicates that the preceding vowel is nasalized).

For related place names see Indian Place names and Goa place names

 

Terekhol River and Querim Beach    Vyacheslav Argenberg