रेखा

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit रेखा (rekhā). Doublet of लेखा (lekhā).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

रेखा (rekhāf

  1. line
  2. curve, stroke

DeclensionEdit

Declension of रेखा
Singular Plural
Direct रेखा (rekhā) रेखाएँ (rekhāẽ)
Oblique रेखा (rekhā) रेखाओं (rekhāon)
Vocative रेखा (rekhā) रेखाओ (rekhāo)

SanskritEdit

NounEdit

रेखा (rekhāf

  1. a scratch, streak, stripe, line Gṛihyās. Yājñ. MBh. &c.
  2. a continuous line, row, range, series MBh. Kāv. &c.
  3. the first or prime meridian (considered to be a line drawn from लङ्का to मेरु i.e. from Ceylon [supposed to lie on the equator] to the north pole) Sūryas.
  4. a right or straight position of all the limbs in dancing Saṃgīt.
  5. delineation, outline, drawing, sketch Kāv. Kathās.

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