तकिया

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Classical Persian تکیه(takya, support, prop).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /t̪ə.kɪ.jɑː/, [t̪ə.ki.jäː]

Noun[edit]

तकिया (takiyām (Urdu spelling تکیہ‎)

  1. pillow, cushion
    योगिनी ने एक बड़ा तकिया पाँव तले रख दिया
    yoginī ne ek baṛā takiyā pā̃v tale rakh diyā
    Yogini put a big pillow under the feet
    Synonyms: सिरहाना (sirhānā), मसनद (masnad), (rare) उपधान (updhān)

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Nepali[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

तकिया (takiyā)

  1. pillow
    Synonym: सिरानी (sirānī)
  2. cushion
    Synonym: चकटी (cakaṭī)

Further reading[edit]

  • तकिया”, in नेपाली बृहत् शब्दकोश (Nepālī Br̥hat Śabdakoś) [Comprehensive Nepali Dictionary], Kathmandu: Nepal Academy, 2018
  • Schmidt, Ruth L. (1993), “तकिया”, in A Practical Dictionary of Modern Nepali, Ratna Sagar