ग़रीबी

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian غریبی (ğaribi), from غریب (ğarib, strange, foreign), from Arabic غَرِيب (ḡarīb, strange, peculiar). Analyzed as ग़रीब (ġarīb) +‎ -ई ().

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡə.ɾiː.biː/, /ɣə.ɾiː.biː/

Noun[edit]

ग़रीबी (ġarībīf (Urdu spelling غریبی)

  1. poverty (state of being poor)
    विकासशील देशों में बहुत ग़रीबी होती है।
    vikāsśīl deśõ mẽ bahut ġarībī hotī hai.
    There is a lot of poverty in developing nations.
    Synonyms: दरिद्रता (daridratā), निर्धनता (nirdhantā)