Total Siyappa/ Total Siyapaa Meaning

Siyaapa or Siyaappa is a Punjabi-Urdu word which means mourning, wailing, and is also used for creating a trouble or getting into a trouble as 'siyaapa paana'.

The word comes from siyaah which means dark. Since darkness or black is considered a symbol of sadness, the word came to mean mourning and trouble.

Total Siyappa is a Hindi film and the title would means 'all kinds of troubles' or as the makers of the film say 'Total chaos' or complete chaos. The film stars Pakistani actor Ali Zafar, with Yami Gautam and Kirron Kher who plays the role of a Punjabi mother and talks about siyappa a lot in the movie.