खाद्य

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit खाद्य ‎(khādya).

Adjective[edit]

खाद्य ‎(khādya) ‎(Urdu spelling کھادیہ)

  1. edible, eatable

Noun[edit]

खाद्य ‎(khādyam ‎(Urdu spelling کھادیہ)

  1. food
  2. victuals, fare
  3. meal, nutrition

Synonyms[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From root खाद् ‎(khād, to chew, eat).

Noun[edit]

खाद्य ‎(khādyan

  1. food, victuals (MBh. ii., 98 Pañcat., Bhartṛ.)

Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

खाद्य ‎(khādyam

  1. = खदिर ‎(khadira), Acacia catechu (Gal.)

Adjective[edit]

खाद्य ‎(khādya)

  1. eatable, edible

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 339