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HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit मुख(mukha, mouth, face, visage), from Proto-Indo-European *ment-(to chew; jaw, mouth).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

मुँह ‎(mũhm ‎(Urdu spelling منہ)

  1. (anatomy) mouth
    उसका मुँह में टॉफ़ी घुल गई।
    The toffee melted in his mouth.
  2. (anatomy) face
    उसने मेरे मुँह पर पानी छिड़क दिया।
    He sprinkled my face with water.
  3. direction
  4. (figuratively) regard, consideration
  5. (figuratively) reputation

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ReferencesEdit

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