छाया

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit छाया (chāyā).

Noun[edit]

छाया (chāyāfUrdu spelling چھایا

  1. shade, a shady place
    तुम छाया में बैठना चाहिए, क्योंकि बहुत गर्मी है।
    You should sit in the shade, because it is very hot.
  2. shadow, silhouette
    पृथ्वी की छाया चन्द्रमा पर है।
    The earth's shadow is on the moon.
  3. (rare) apparition, spectre
  4. (rare) refuge, protection, shelter

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Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

छाया (chāyāf

  1. shadow
  2. shade; shady place
  3. reflection
  4. shading or blending of colours; play of light or colour

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  • [1] definition from Sanskrit Dictionary for Spoken Sanskrit