चित्र

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit चित्र (citra)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

चित्र (citram (Urdu spelling چتر)

  1. picture
    चित्र दीवार पे लटक रहा है।
    citra dīvār pe laṭak rahā hai.
    The picture is hanging on the wall.
  2. photograph
    यह चित्र को परिवर्द्धित करना पड़ेगा।
    yah citra ko parivarddhit karnā paṛegā.
    This photograph has to be enlarged.
    Synonyms: तस्वीर (tasvīr), फ़ोटो (foṭo)
  3. painting
    यह चित्र मेरी आँखों गड़ गया।
    yah citra merī ā̃khõ gaṛ gayā.
    This painting attracted my eyes.
  4. figure, graphic

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Marathi[edit]

Marathi Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit चित्र (citra).

Noun[edit]

चित्र (citran

  1. picture
  2. drawing
  3. painting
  4. photograph

References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen (1982-1983), “चित्र”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies
  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “चित्र”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press

Nepali[edit]

Noun[edit]

चित्र (citra)

  1. picture, drawing
  2. figure, design

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kit-ro- (bright, shining), from *skai-, *ski-. Cognate with Persian چهره (čehre) and Middle Persian 𐭰𐭧𐭫𐭪𐭩 (čihrag) ("face").

Noun[edit]

चित्र (citran

  1. Bright, conspicuous, visible, clear, loud, distinguished, excellent.
  2. Variegated, spotted, speckled, manifold, various.
  3. Extraordinary, strange, wonderful, surprising.
  4. Bright, shiny object, jewel, ornament, picture.

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of चित्र
Nom. sg. चित्रम् (citram)
Gen. sg. चित्रस्य (citrasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative चित्रम् (citram) चित्रे (citre) चित्रानि (citrāni)
Vocative चित्र (citra) चित्रे (citre) चित्रानि (citrāni)
Accusative चित्रम् (citram) चित्रे (citre) चित्रानि (citrāni)
Instrumental चित्रेन (citrena) चित्राभ्याम् (citrābhyām) चित्रैः (citraiḥ)
Dative चित्राय (citrāya) चित्राभ्याम् (citrābhyām) चित्रेभ्यः (citrebhyaḥ)
Ablative चित्रात् (citrāt) चित्राभ्याम् (citrābhyām) चित्रेभ्यः (citrebhyaḥ)
Genitive चित्रस्य (citrasya) चित्रयोः (citrayoḥ) चित्रानाम् (citrānām)
Locative चित्रे (citre) चित्रयोः (citrayoḥ) चित्रेषु (citreṣu)