ज्वर

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit ज्वर (jvára), from the root verb ज्वर् (jvar, to be hot with fever or passion).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ज्वर (jvarm (Urdu spelling جور)

  1. fever (abnormally high body temperature)
    तुम्हारा ज्वर चढ़ गया है।
    Your fever has gone up.
    इस रोगी में विषम ज्वर के लक्षण प्रकट हैं।
    This patient is showing symptoms of acute fever.

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References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “ज्वर”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Caturvedi, Mahendra; Bhola Nath Tiwari (1970), “ज्वर”, in A practical Hindi-English dictionary, Delhi: National Publishing House
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “ज्वर”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

ज्वर (jvarám

  1. fever, feverish heat (in medicine)

Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ज्वर (jvará)

  1. heated, inflamed

References[edit]

  • Vaman Shivaram Apte (accessed 09-11-2012), “The Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]