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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit मिथ्या ‎(mithyā), from Proto-Indo-European *mēwdʰ- ‎(to complain or care about something). Compare with Ancient Greek μῦθος ‎(mûthos, tale, legend)

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AdjectiveEdit

मिथ्या ‎(mithyā) ‎(Urdu spelling متھیا)

  1. false, spurious, delusory
    यह व्यक्ति मिथ्या अभिमान से भरा है।
    This man is full of false pride.

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ReferencesEdit

  • मिथ्या in Chaturvedi, Mahendra and Bhola Nath Tiwari (1970), A practical Hindi-English dictionary (Delhi: National Publishing House)
  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “मिथ्या”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
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