آشیرواد

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Urdu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • آشيرباد

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit आशिस् ‎(āśis, blessing) (from Proto-Indo-Iranian, compare Avestan 𐬀𐬴𐬌 ‎(aṣ̌i, blessing)) + वाद ‎(vāda, statement)

Noun[edit]

آشیرواد ‎(āśīrvād? ‎(Hindi spelling आशीर्वाद)

  1. blessing
  2. benediction
  3. salutation
  4. felicity
  5. greeting

References[edit]

  • John T. Platts (accessed 07-09-2012), “A Dictionary of Urdu, Classical Hindi, and English”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]