کھجور

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Punjabi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Prakrit खज्जूर m (khajjūra), खज्जूरी f (khajjūrī), from Sanskrit खर्जूर m (kharjūra), खर्जूरी f (kharjūrī). Cognate with Gujarati ખજૂર (khajūr), Hindustani کَھجُور‎ / खजूर (khajūr), Marathi खजूर (khajūr), Bengali খেজুর (khejur), Assamese খেজুৰ (khezur).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

کَھجُور (khajūrf (Gurmukhi spelling ਖਜੂਰ)

  1. date (fruit and tree); date palm

Declension[edit]

Declension of کھجور
dir. sg. کَھجُور(khajūr)
dir. pl. کَھجُوراں(khajūrāṉ)
singular plural
direct کَھجُور(khajūr) کَھجُوراں(khajūrāṉ)
oblique کَھجُور(khajūr) کَھجُوراں(khajūrāṉ)
vocative کَھجُورے(khajūre) کَھجُورو(khajūro)
ablative کَھجُوروں(khajūroṉ) کَھجُورِیاں(khajūriyāṉ)
locative کَھجُورے(khajūre) کَھجُوریں(khajūreṉ)
instrumental کَھجُورے(khajūre) کَھجُوریں(khajūreṉ)

Further reading[edit]

  • کھجور‎”, in Punjabi-English Dictionary, Patiala: Punjabi University, 2022
  • Iqbal, Salah ud-Din (2021), “کھجُور‎”, in vaḍḍī panjābī lughat‎ (in Punjabi), Lahore: ʻAzīz Pablisharz
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “kharjūˊra”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, page 201

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Prakrit खज्जूर (khajjūra), from Sanskrit खर्जूर (kharjūra). Cognate with Gujarati ખજૂર (khajūr), Marathi खजूर (khajūr), Punjabi ਖਜੂਰ / کَھجُور(khajūr), Bengali খেজুর (khejur), Assamese খেজুৰ (khezur).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

کَھجُور (khajūrf (Hindi spelling खजूर)

  1. date (fruit and free); date palm
    ہر صبح کھجور اور دودھ صحت کے لئے اچھا ہوتا ہے
    har subah khajūr aur dūdh sehat ke lie acchā hotā hai
    Dates and milk every morning is good for health

Declension[edit]

Declension of کھجور
singular plural
direct کھجور(khajūr) کھجور(khajūr)
oblique کھجور(khajūr) کھجوروں(khajūrō̃)
vocative کھجور(khajūr) کھجورو(khajūrō)

Further reading[edit]

  • کھجور”, in Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English], Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2022.
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “kharjūˊra”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, page 201