जोर

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Hindi[edit]

Noun[edit]

जोर (jorm

  1. nuqtaless form of ज़ोर (zor)

Konkani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit ज्वर (jvara).

Noun[edit]

जोर (zōr) (Latin script zor, Kannada script ಜೋರ್)

  1. fever
    Synonym: ताप (tāp)

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian زور(zur), from Middle Persian [script needed] (zwl /zōr/). Compare Gujarati જોર (jor), Hindi ज़ोर (zor), Punjabi ਜ਼ੋਰ (zor) / زور(zūr), Bengali জোর (jor).

Noun[edit]

जोर (j̈orm

  1. strength, force
    Synonyms: ताकद (tākad), शक्ती (śaktī)
  2. speed, momentum
    Synonym: वेग (veg)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen (1982-1983), “जोर”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies
  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “जोर”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Yasavanta Ramakrshna Date (1932-1950), “जोर”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala