राष्ट्र

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit राष्ट्र (rāṣṭra).

Noun[edit]

राष्ट्र (rāṣṭramUrdu spelling راشٹر

  1. nation
    दूसरा विश्वयुद्ध के दौरान, स्पेन तटस्थ राष्ट्र था।
    During the Second World War, Spain was a neutral nation.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • राष्ट्र in Bahri, Hardev (1989), Learners' Hindi-English dictionary (Delhi: Rajpal & Sons)

Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

राष्ट्र (rāṣṭran, m

  1. (fr. √ राज्; g. अर्धर्चादि; m. only MBh. xiii, 3050) a kingdom (Mn. vii, 157 one of the 5 प्रकृतिs of the state), realm, empire, dominion, district, country.

Noun[edit]

राष्ट्र (rāṣṭram

  1. a people, nation, subjects.
  2. any public calamity (as famine, plague, etc.), affliction.
  3. name of a king (son of काशि).

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Monier William's Sanskrit-English Dictionary, 2nd Ed. 1899.