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EtymologyEdit

From Sauraseni Prakrit [script needed] (ṇaccaï)[1], from Sanskrit नृत्यति (nṛtyati). Cognate with Nepali नाच्नु (nācnu), Punjabi ਨੱਚਣਾ (nachṇā).

  1. ^ Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “nr̥tya”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press

VerbEdit

नाचना (nācnā) (Urdu spelling ناچنا‎)

  1. (intransitive) to dance

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