करोड़

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See also: करोड

Hindi[edit]

Hindi numbers (edit)
100000000
१,००,००,०००
10,000,000
1000000
    Cardinal: करोड़ (karoṛ)

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀓𑁄𑀟𑀺 (koḍi), from Sanskrit कोटि (koṭi), borrowed from Munda. The initial k(a)r- is attested throughout New Indo-Aryan, and is considered a re-Sanskritisation by Turner.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /kə.ɾoːɽ/

Numeral[edit]

करोड़ (karoṛm (Urdu spelling کروڑ‎) (cardinal)

  1. ten million

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: crore

References[edit]

  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “kōṭi2”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press