गुफा

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See also: गुफ़ा

Hindi[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (originally) IPA(key): /ɡʊ.pʰɑː/, [ɡʊ.pʰäː]
    • IPA(key): /ɡʊ.fɑː/, [ɡʊ.fäː]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Ashokan Prakrit *𑀕𑀼𑀧𑁆𑀨𑀸 (*gupphā). Related to Sanskrit गुहा (gúhā, cave).

Noun[edit]

गुफा (guphāf (Urdu spelling گپها‎)

  1. cave, cavern
    Synonyms: गुहा (guhā), खोह (khoh), कंदरा (kandarā)
    भालू दौड़ता गुफा में पहुँचाbhālū dauṛtā guphā mẽ pahuñcāThe bear ran into the cave.

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Nepali[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡupʰa/, [ɡuɸä]

Etymology[edit]

From Ashokan Prakrit *𑀕𑀼𑀧𑁆𑀨𑀸 (*gupphā). Related to Sanskrit गुहा (gúhā, cave).

Noun[edit]

गुफा (guphā)

  1. cave
    गुफा पस्नु  ―  guphā pasnu  ―  to live apart (as before marriage or after a death)