بچہ

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See also:بچه

Urdu[edit]

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بچہ
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Classical Persianبچه(bačča), from Middle Persian wck' (waččag, child, baby, cub), from Proto-Iranian *wacáh (calf), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *watsás.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بَچَّہ (baccam (feminineبَچی(bacī), Hindi spelling बच्चा)

  1. kid
  2. child, boy (of any creature)
  3. young (of an animal)
  4. (figuratively) the result, creation
  5. a sapling, young plant

Declension[edit]

Declension of ⁧بچہ
singular plural
direct بَچّہ(baccah) بَچّے(bacce)
oblique بَچّے(bacce) بَچّوں(baccõ)
vocative بَچّے(bacce) بَچّو(bacco)

Adjective[edit]

بَچَّہ (bacca) (feminineبچی⁩, Hindi spelling बच्चा)

  1. (figuratively, belittling) stupid; kid
  2. (figuratively, belittling) unaware, inexperienced

Further reading[edit]

  • بچہ”, in اُردُو لُغَت(urdū luġat) (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • بچہ”, in ریخْتَہ لُغَت(rexta luġat) - Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English] (in English), Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2024.
  • Qureshi, Bashir Ahmad (1971), “بچہ”, in Kitabistan's 20th Century Standard Dictionary‎, Lahore: Kitabistan Pub. Co.