-कार

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Sanskrit -कार (-kāra). Perhaps, also influenced by Persian کار(kâr).

SuffixEdit

-कार (-kārm (Urdu spelling ـکار‎)

  1. doer (one who does)

Derived termsEdit


SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?]. Cognate with Persian کار(kâr). Related to कृ (kṛ, to do, make, root).

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-कार (-kāra)

  1. doer

DescendantsEdit

  • Hindi: -कार (-kār)
  • Pali: -kāra
  • Tamil: -காரன் (-kāraṉ)
  • Telugu: -కారము (-kāramu)