चेहरा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian چهره (čehre), from Middle Persian 𐭰𐭧𐭫𐭪𐭩 (čihrag). Compare Sanskrit चित्र (citra).

Noun[edit]

चेहरा (cehrām (Urdu spelling چہرہ)

  1. face, countenance
    उसका चेहरा चुक़न्दर की तरह लाल था।
    His face was as red as a beetroot.
    धूप में उसका चेहरा तमतमाया।
    Her face reddened in the sunlight.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “चेहरा”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons

Marathi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian چهره (čehre), from Middle Persian 𐭰𐭧𐭫𐭪𐭩 (čihrag). Compare Sanskrit चित्र (citra).

Noun[edit]

चेहरा (cehrām

  1. face, countenance, expression

References[edit]

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