झील

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Bhojpuri[edit]

Noun[edit]

झील (jhīlm (Kaithi 𑂕𑂲𑂪)

  1. lake

Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit *𑀛𑀺𑀮𑁆𑀮 (*jhilla) (compare Maharastri Prakrit 𑀛𑀺𑀮𑁆𑀮𑀇 (jhillaï, to bathe), 𑀛𑀺𑀮𑁆𑀮𑀻 (jhillī, wave)), from Ashokan Prakrit *𑀛𑀺𑀮𑁆𑀮 (*jhilla).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /d͡ʒʱiːl/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

झील (jhīlf (Urdu spellingجھیل⁩)

  1. lake

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: jheel
  • Pashto: ⁧جهيل

References[edit]

  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “jhilla”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press