आटा

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

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit [script needed] ‎(aṭa), from Sanskrit आर्द्र ‎(ārdra).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

आटा ‎(āṭām ‎(Urdu spelling آٹا)

  1. flour
    इस डिब्बे में दस किलो आटा है।
    is ḍibbe mẽ das kilo āṭā hai.
    There are ten pounds of flour in this box.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Platts, John T. (1884), “आटा”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.