देश

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit देश (deśa).

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Noun[edit]

देश (deśmUrdu spelling دیش

  1. nation, country
    आजकल देश में सर्वत्र अशान्ति है।
    These days, there is unrest everywhere in the country.
    देश के सत्तर प्रतिशत लोग अशिक्षित है।
    70% of the people in this country are uneducated.

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References[edit]

  • देश in Bahri, Hardev (1989), Learners' Hindi-English dictionary (Delhi: Rajpal & Sons)
  • देश in Chaturvedi, Mahendra and Bhola Nath Tiwari (1970), A practical Hindi-English dictionary (Delhi: National Publishing House)

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit देश (deśá).

Noun[edit]

देश (deśm

  1. country, nation
  2. place, region

Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

देश (deśám

  1. point, region, spot, place, part, portion
  2. province, country, kingdom

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