गाड़ी

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀕𑀟𑁆𑀟 (gaḍḍa), 𑀕𑀟𑁆𑀟𑀻 (gaḍḍī), from Ashokan Prakrit *𑀕𑀸𑀟𑁆𑀟- (*gāḍḍa-).

NounEdit

गाड़ी (gāṛīf (Urdu spelling گاڑی‎)

  1. car, truck, bus
  2. carriage
  3. cart
  4. train
  5. rail car

DeclensionEdit

Declension of गाड़ी
Singular Plural
Direct गाड़ी (gāṛī) गाड़ियाँ (gāṛiyā̃)
Oblique गाड़ी (gāṛī) गाड़ियों (gāṛiyõ)
Vocative गाड़ी (gāṛī) गाड़ियो (gāṛiyo)

DescendantsEdit

  • Gulf Arabic: قاري(gāri)
  • English: gharry
  • Pashto: ګاډی
  • Persian: گاری(gâri)
  • Swahili: gari

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