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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit लाभ (lābhá).

NounEdit

लाभ (lābhm (Urdu spelling لابھ)

  1. benefit, advantage
    तुम अवसर से लाभ उठाना चाहिए।
    You should take advantage of the opportunity.
  2. profit
    मैंने अनुभव से लाभ उठाया।
    I profited from the experience.
  3. gain
  4. use

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AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Hardev Bahri (accessed 09-04-2012), “Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]

SanskritEdit

NounEdit

लाभ (lābham

  1. meeting with, finding Mn. Kathās.
  2. obtaining, getting, attaining, acquisition, gain, profit Mn. MBh. &c.
  3. capture, conquest Hariv. VarBṛS.
  4. apprehension, perception, knowledge Ṡaṃk. Sāh. BhP.
  5. enjoying MW.
  6. N. of the 11th astrological house or lunar mansion VarBṛS.

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0897