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हत्या

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit हत्या (hatyā), from the root verb हन् (han, to kill, slay, destroy, strike down).

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NounEdit

हत्या (hatyāf (Urdu spelling ہتیا)

  1. murder, assassination, killing
    हत्या का घटना-स्थल बहुत अराजक था।
    The scene of the murder was very chaotic.

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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root verb हन् (han, to kill, slay, destroy, strike down)

NounEdit

हत्या (hatyāf

  1. killing, slaying, slaughter, murder (particularly of the criminal variety, as in गोहत्या, भ्रूणहत्या, etc.).

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