अदरक

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Semi-learned borrowing from Sanskrit आर्द्रक (ārdraka, ginger) through Prakrit *𑀆𑀤𑁆𑀤𑀅 (*āddaa), from आर्द्र (ārdra, wet), as fresh ginger is wet. Doublet of आदा (ādā).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi) IPA(key): /əd̪.ɾək/, [ɐd̪.ɾɐk]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

अदरक (adrakf (Urdu spelling ادرک)

  1. ginger
    Synonym: आदा (ādā)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Pashto: ادرک (adrak)
  • Persian: ادرک (adrak)
  • English: adraki

References[edit]

  • Haughton, Graves C. (1833) “अदरक”, in A Dictionary, Bengálí and Sanskrit, Explained in English, and Adapted for Students of Either Language[1], London: J. L. Cox & Son, page 324

Rajasthani[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit आर्द्रक (ārdraka).

Noun[edit]

अदरक (adrak?

  1. (green) ginger

References[edit]

  • Bhanwar Lal Suthar and Sukhveer Singh Gahlot (1998), Rajasthani-Hindi-English Dictionary, page 11. Jodhpur: Bharat Printers (Press).