गोश्त

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian گوشت (gušt), from Middle Persian [script needed] (gosht), from Avestan 𐬔𐬁𐬊 (gāo) + 𐬙𐬀𐬥𐬎 (tanu). Possibly related to Sanskrit गो (, ox, cow) + तनू (tanū, body).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

गोश्त (gośtm (Urdu spelling گوشت)

  1. meat, flesh
    बग़लवाले होटल में गोश्त बिकता है।
    baġalvāle hoṭal mẽ gośt biktā hai.
    Meat is sold at the nearby shop.
    एक गोश्त का टुकड़ा कितने का है?
    ek gośt kā ṭukṛā kitne kā hai?
    How much does one piece of meat cost?
    Synonyms: मांस (māns)

Usage notes[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “गोश्त”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “गोश्त”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.