जम्मू

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit जम्बू (jambū). Traditionally considered to be named after Jambu Lochan.

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Proper noun[edit]

जम्मू (jammūm (Urdu spelling جموں‎)

  1. Jammu (a city in India, winter capital of the state of Jammu and Kashmir)
  2. Jammu, the southern region of the historical princely state of Jammu and Kashmir

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: Jammu

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References[edit]

  • Syamasundara Dasa (1965–1975), “जम्मू”, in Hindi Sabdasagara [Comprehensive Hindi Dictionary] (in Hindi), Kashi [Varanasi]: Nagari Pracarini Sabha.
  • जम्मू”, in Rekhta Urdu Dictionary (in Urdu), Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2020.
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “जम्मू”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.