जानवर

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Hindi[edit]

जानवर

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian جانور(jânvar), synchronically analysable as जान (jān) +‎ -वर (-var).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /d͡ʒɑːn.ʋəɾ/, [d͡ʒä̃ːn̪.wəɾ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

जानवर (jānvarm (Urdu spelling جانور‎)

  1. animal
    Synonyms: जंतु (jantu), प्राणी (prāṇī)
  2. (figuratively) a savage, uncivilized person
  3. (figuratively) fool

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