कायर

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sanskrit कातर (kātara). Cognate with Punjabi ਕਾਇਰ (kāira) / کائر(kāira), Gujarati કાયર (kāyar), Sindhi कांइरु / ڪَانئِرُ(kā̃iru).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /kɑː.jəɾ/, [käː.jəɾ]

Adjective[edit]

कायर (kāyar) (indeclinable)

  1. timid, cowardly

Noun[edit]

कायर (kāyarm

  1. coward
    Synonym: (Bombay, slang) फट्टू (phaṭṭū)

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