روی

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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian lwd (rôy) (Manichaean Middle Persian rwy (rôy)). Compare Old Armenian արոյր (aroyr), from Iranian.

NounEdit

روی (rôy)

  1. face
  2. zinc

Etymology 2Edit

PrepositionEdit

روی (rôy-e)

  1. on
  2. above
  3. upon
Usage notesEdit

In formal speech it is sometimes used with بر (bar): بر روی (bar rôye).


UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit.

NounEdit

روی (ravimHindi spelling रवि

  1. (astronomy) sun

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 13:16