अन्य

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit अन्य (anya).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ən.jə/, [ə̃n̪.jə]

Adjective[edit]

अन्य (anya) (indeclinable)

  1. other, different
    अन्य देशों के लोग भी आए हैं।
    any deśõ ke log bhī āe ha͠i.
    People from other countries have come too.
    Synonym: दूसरा (dūsrā)

Nepali[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʌnjʌ/, [ʌ̃nːe]

Adjective[edit]

अन्य (anya)

  1. other

Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative scripts[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hanyás, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hanyás.[1] Cognate with Avestan 𐬀𐬥𐬌𐬌𐬀(aniia), Old Persian 𐎠𐎴𐎹 (a-n-y /aniya/).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

अन्य (anyá)

  1. other, different
  2. other than, different from, opposed to

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lubotsky, Alexander (2011) , “anyá-”, in The Indo-Aryan Inherited Lexicon (in progress) (Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Project), Leiden University, page 39