लोह

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit लोह (lohá)

NounEdit

लोह (lohmUrdu spelling لوه

  1. iron (either crude or wrought)
  2. steel
  3. metal
  4. (rare) a weapon
  5. (rare) blood

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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cf. Proto-Indo-European *h₁roudh-os.

AdjectiveEdit

लोह (lohá)

  1. red, reddish, copper-coloured
  2. made of copper
  3. made of iron

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

लोह (lohán, m

  1. red metal, copper

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

लोह (lohám

  1. (in later language) iron (either crude or wrought) or steel or gold or any metal
  2. weapon
  3. fish-hook
  4. blood
  5. red goat (compare लोहाज (lohā-ja))
  6. (probably) a kind of bird
  7. name of a man
  8. (in the plural) name of a people

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

लोह (lohán

  1. any object or vessel made of iron
  2. aloe wood, Agallochum

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0908
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