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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।
    yah vyakti mithyā abhimān se bharā hai.
    This man is full of false pride.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Caturvedi, Mahendra; Bhola Nath Tiwari (1970), “मिथ्या”, in 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