जड़

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Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /d͡ʒəɽ/

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀚𑀟𑀸 (jaḍā), from Sanskrit जटा (jáṭā).

Noun[edit]

जड़ (jaṛf (Urdu spelling جڑ‎)

  1. root (of a tree, tooth, etc.)
  2. basis, foundation
  3. cause, source
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀚𑀟 (jaḍa), from Sanskrit जड (jaḍa).

Adjective[edit]

जड़ (jaṛ) (indeclinable, Urdu spelling جڑ‎)

  1. lifeless, inert
  2. senseless, stupid

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