झरना

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Bhojpuri[edit]

Noun[edit]

झरना (jharnā? (Kaithi 𑂕𑂩𑂢𑂰)

  1. waterfall

Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒʱəɾ.nɑː/, [d͡ʒʱəɾ.n̪äː]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀛𑀭𑀡 (jharaṇa), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *jʰararna (attested in झरणोदक (jharaṇodaka, cascading water)).[1]

Noun[edit]

झरना (jharnām

  1. waterfall
  2. fountain, spring
    Synonym: सोता (sotā)
  3. a kind of sieve, perforated skimmer
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀛𑀭𑀤𑀺 (jharadi), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *gẓʰárati.

Verb[edit]

झरना (jharnā) (intransitive)

  1. to cascade, fall
Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985) , “jharaṇa (5344)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press