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EtymologyEdit

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀓𑀟𑀼𑀕 (kaḍuga), from Sanskrit कटुक (káṭuka, pungent, bitter). Cognate to Gujarati કડવું (kaḍvũ), Marathi कडू (kaḍū)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

कड़वा (kaṛvā) (Urdu spelling کڑوا‎)

  1. bitter
  2. acidic, acerbic, biting

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