अरे

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit अरे ‎(are).

Interjection[edit]

अरे ‎(are)

  1. hey, oh, sirrah, ho (used chiefly in calling to or addressing inferiors)
    अरे, ज़रा सुनो तो।
    are, zarā suno to.
    Hey, just listen.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Platts, John T. (1884), “अरे”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.
  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “अरे”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit अरे ‎(are).

Interjection[edit]

अरे ‎(are)

  1. hey, sirrah, you there

References[edit]

  • J. T. Molesworth (1857) A dictionary, Marathi and English[1], Bombay Education Society's press, page 42

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

अरे

  1. Devanagari script form of are

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare अररे ‎(arare), अरेरे ‎(arere), and रे ‎(re).

Interjection[edit]

अरे ‎(are)

  1. interjection of calling (VS., ṢBr.)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 89