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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit अर्थ (artha).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

अर्थ (arthm (Urdu spelling ارتھ)

  1. meaning, purport
    इस शब्द के कई अर्थ हैं
    is śabd ke kaī arth hain.
    This word has several meanings.
  2. sense
    अब जाने का कोई अर्थ नहीं है
    ab jāne kā koī arth nahī̃ hai.
    There is no sense in going now.
  3. (in compounds) wealth, prosperity
    चोर करने के अर्थ-दण्ड बहुत ऊँचा है
    cor karne ke arth-daṇḍ bahut ū̃cā hai.
    The fine (lit. money-penalty) for stealing is very high.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Platts, John T. (1884), “अर्थ”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

NepaliEdit

NounEdit

अर्थ (arth)

  1. meaning, purport, sense

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hártʰam, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ert-. Cognate to Avestan 𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬚𐬀 (arəθa).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

अर्थ (ártham

  1. aim, purpose, meaning
  2. advantage
  3. profit
  4. prosperity
  5. interest
  6. money, wealth

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