धक्का

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *dhakk-. Compare Gujarati ધક્કો (dhakko).

Noun[edit]

धक्का (dhakkām

  1. shove, push
    धक्का देनाdhakkā denāto shove
    धक्का लगनाdhakkā lagnāto be shoved
  2. (figuratively) misfortune, bad luck
    धक्का खानाdhakkā khānāto receive bad luck

Declension[edit]

Declension of धक्का
Singular Plural
Direct धक्का (dhakkā) धक्के (dhakke)
Oblique धक्के (dhakke) धक्कों (dhakkõ)
Vocative धक्के (dhakke) धक्को (dhakko)

References[edit]


Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *dhakk-.

Noun[edit]

धक्का (dhakkām

  1. push, shove
  2. jolt, shock
  3. (figuratively) misfortune

References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen (1982-1983), “धक्का”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies
  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “धका”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “dhakk (6701)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press