छोटा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit क्षुद्रकः (kṣudrakaḥ)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tʃʰoːʈäː]
  • Hyphenation: छो‧टा

Adjective[edit]

छोटा (choṭā) (Urdu spelling چھوٹا)

  1. little, small
  2. less, lesser
  3. younger, junior, minor
  4. subordinate, inferior, common
  5. trivial, trifling, unimportant, of no consequence
  6. low, mean, insignificant, contemptible

Declension[edit]

Declension of छोटा
masculine feminine
singular plural singular plural
direct छोटा (choṭā) छोटे (choṭe) छोटी (choṭī) छोटी (choṭī)
indirect छोटे (choṭe) छोटे (choṭe) छोटी (choṭī) छोटी (choṭī)
vocative छोटे (choṭe) छोटे (choṭe) छोटी (choṭī) छोटी (choṭī)

References[edit]

  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993), “छोटा”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “छोटा”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.