Open main menu

Wiktionary β

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic طَرَف (ṭaraf). Cognate with Turkish taraf.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

तरफ़ (taraff (Urdu spelling طرف)

  1. direction, side
    हवाई जहाज़ कौनसी तरफ़ जा रहा है?
    havāī jahāz kaunsī taraf jā rahā hai?
    Which way is the plane going?
    Synonyms: ओर (or)
  2. side, edge; face
  3. side (of an argument), bias
  4. (historical) a revenue-collection area, a taraf, a tahsil

DeclensionEdit

Declension of तरफ़
Singular Plural
Direct तरफ़ (taraf) तरफ़ें (tarfẽ)
Oblique तरफ़ (taraf) तरफ़ों (tarfõ)
Vocative तरफ़ (taraf) तरफ़ो (tarfo)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “तरफ़”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons