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From तड़कना (taṛaknā, “to crack, to break”).
- crack of dawn, daybreak, morning
- मैं तड़के उठा।
- I woke up at the crack of dawn.
- seasoning, relish, heated oil or ghee in which spices and onion, etc. are well-stirred and browned
- (rare) a snapping or crackling noise.
- (morning): सवेरा (saverā), सुबह (subah), प्रभात (prabhāt)
- (seasoning, relish, condiment): छौंक (chauṅk), बघार (baghār)
- (snap or crackle): तड़क