See also: शिव and श्वा

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit शव (śava)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

शव (śavm (Urdu spelling شو‎)

  1. corpse, dead body
    मलबे के नीचे से कई शव मिले।
    malbe ke nīce se kaī śav mile.
    Many dead bodies were recovered from the debris.
    नेताजी का शव भारत लाया गया।
    netājī kā śav bhārat lāyā gayā.
    The dead body of the leader was brought to India.

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ReferencesEdit

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