नजर

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Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /nə.d͡ʒəɾ/, [n̪ə.d͡ʒəɾ], /nə.zəɾ/, [n̪ə.zəɾ]

Noun[edit]

नजर (nazarf

  1. nuqtaless form of नज़र (nazar)

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Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian نظر(nazar), from Arabic نَظَر(naẓar). Compare Gujarati નજર (najar), Hindustani نَظَر‎ / नज़र (nazar), Sindhi نَظَرَ‎ / नज़र, Punjabi ਨਜ਼ਰ (nazar) / نَظَر(nazar), Nepali नजर (najar), Maithili नजरि / 𑒢𑒖𑒩𑒱, Oriya ନଜର (nôjôrô), Bengali নজর (nôjôr), Assamese নজৰ (nozor).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

नजर (najarf

  1. sight, glance
    नजरेस येणेnajres yeṇeto see, realise
    Synonym: दृष्टि (druṣṭi)
  2. evil eye

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Further reading[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen, “नजर”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983
  • James Thomas Molesworth, “नजर”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857
  • Date, Yasavanta Ramakrshna, “नजर”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala, 1932-1950.