चा

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चा ()

  1. The Devanagari consonant c(a) with the matra diacritic ; for the vowel ā

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Hindi[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit चाय (cāya). Ultimately from Sinitic (chá).

Noun[edit]

चा (m (Urdu spelling چا)

  1. tea
  2. cha
  3. chai

Newari[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-r(j)ak

Noun[edit]

चा ()

  1. night

Rajasthani[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit चाय (cāya). Ultimately from Sinitic .

Noun[edit]

चा (?

  1. tea
  2. cha
  3. chai

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sanskrit इच्छा (icchā).

Noun[edit]

चा (?

  1. desire

References[edit]

  • Bhanwar Lal Suthar and Sukhveer Singh Gahlot (1998), Rajasthani-Hindi-English Dictionary, page 101. Jodhpur: Bharat Printers (Press).