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GujaratiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀉𑀝𑁆𑀝 (uṭṭa), from Sanskrit उष्ट्र (uṣṭra, camel), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *uṣṭras, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *úštras, from Proto-Indo-European *ūsr- (aurochs)

NounEdit

ઊંટ (ū̃ṭan (plural ઊંટો)

  1. (unspecified gender) camel
    Synonyms: શુતર (śutar), ઉષ્ટ્ર (uṣṭra), શરભ (śarabh)
  2. (chess) bishop

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Gujarati · શેતરંજનાં મોહરાં (śetrañjnā̃ mohrā̃) (layout · text)
           
રાજા (rājā) વજીર (vajīr) હાથી (hāthī) ઊંટ (ū̃ṭa) ઘોડો (ghoḍo) પ્યાદું (pyādũ)