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HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit हत्या(hatyā), from the root verb हन्(han, to kill, slay, destroy, strike down).

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NounEdit

हत्या ‎(hatyāf ‎(Urdu spelling ہتیا)

  1. murder, assassination, killing
    हत्या का घटना-स्थल बहुत अराजक था।
    The scene of the murder was very chaotic.

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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root verb हन्(han, to kill, slay, destroy, strike down)

NounEdit

हत्या ‎(hatyāf

  1. killing, slaying, slaughter, murder (particularly of the criminal variety, as in गोहत्या, भ्रूणहत्या, etc.).

ReferencesEdit

  • Vaman Shivaram Apte (accessed 12-12-2012), “A Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]