जागा

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Marathi[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

जागा (j̈āgām

  1. masculine singular of जागे (j̈āge)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Persian جایگاه(jâygâh), جاگه(jâgah), from جا(), جای(jây, place) + گاه(-gâh, location suffix). Compare Gujarati જગ્યા (jagyā), Hindi जगह (jagah), Punjabi ਜਗ੍ਹਾ (jaghā) / جگہ(jgh), Bengali জায়গা (jaẏga), Assamese জেগা (zega), Sylheti ꠎꠦꠉꠣ (zega), .

Noun[edit]

जागा (j̈āgāf

  1. place, space
  2. seat, position

References[edit]

  • Berntsen, Maxine, “जागा”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983.
  • Molesworth, James Thomas, “जागा”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857.
  • Shridhar Ganesh Vaze (1911), “जागा”, in The Aryabhusan School Dictionary, Poona: Arya-Bhushan Press
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “jāˊgrat”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press