घमंड

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See also: घमंडी

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Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Cognate with Punjabi ਘਮੰਡ (ghamaṇḍ).

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Noun[edit]

घमंड (ghamaṇḍm (Urdu spelling گھمنڈ‎)

  1. pride, conceit, haughtiness, arrogance
    Synonyms: अहंकार (ahaṅkār), दर्प (darp), गर्व (garva), अभिमान (abhimān)
  2. vanity

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References[edit]

  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993), “घमंड”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “घमंड”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.
  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “घमंड”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons