चाय

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See also: चिया

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Classical Persianچای(čāy), ultimately from Chinese (chá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /t͡ʃɑːj/, [t͡ʃäːj]

Noun[edit]

चाय (cāyf (Urdu spellingچائے⁩)

  1. tea (plant, beverage)
    चाय की पत्तीcāy kī pattītea leaf
  2. cup of tea

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Kashmiri[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hindustani चाय (cāy) / ⁧چاۓ(cā-ye), ultimately from Chinese (chá).

Noun[edit]

चाय (cāyf (Perso-Arabicچاے⁩)

  1. tea
    चाय च्यखा?
    cāy cyakhā?
    Will you drink tea?

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