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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit वटु (vaṭu, boy, lad, chap), via Sauraseni Prakrit बिट्ट (biṭṭ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

बेटा (beṭām (Urdu spelling بیٹا‎)

  1. son
    देश को अपने बेटों पर गर्व है
    deś ko apne beṭõ par garva hai.
    This country is proud of her sons.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of बेटा
Singular Plural
Direct बेटा (beṭā) बेटे (beṭe)
Oblique बेटे (beṭe) बेटों (beṭõ)
Vocative बेटे (beṭe) बेटो (beṭo)

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ReferencesEdit

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “बेटा”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “बेटा”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.