चूल्हा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀘𑀼𑀮𑁆𑀮𑀻 (cullī), 𑀘𑀼𑀮𑁆𑀮𑀺 (culli), from Sanskrit चुल्ली (cullī), borrowed from Dravidian. Cognate with Bengali চুলা (cula).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

चूल्हा (cūlhām (Urdu spelling چولہا‎)

  1. oven (chamber used for baking or heating)
  2. stove
  3. fireplace, hearth

Declension[edit]

Declension of चूल्हा
Singular Plural
Direct चूल्हा (cūlhā) चूल्हे (cūlhe)
Oblique चूल्हे (cūlhe) चूल्हों (cūlhõ)
Vocative चूल्हे (cūlhe) चूल्हो (cūlho)

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “चूल्हा”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “cullī (4879)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press