लज्जा

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From Sanskrit लज्जा (lajjā), from the root verb लस्ज् (lasj, to feel shame, to blush).

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लज्जा (lajjāf

  1. shame
    उसे मारने के बाद, हत्यारा कोई लज्जा नहीं हुई।
    After killing him, the murderer felt no shame.
  2. shyness
    लज्जा स्त्रियों का गुण है।
    Shyness is a virtue of the ladies.

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Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

लज्जा (lajjāf

  1. shame, embarrassment, modesty
  2. sensitivity, bashfulness
    लज्जा मास्तु।
    Don't feel shy.

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