नाक

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Garhwali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀡𑀓𑁆𑀓 (ṇakka), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *náHsaH, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s-.

Noun[edit]

नाक (nākf

  1. nose

Hindi[edit]

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नाक

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀡𑀓𑁆𑀓 (ṇakka), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *náHsaH, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

नाक (nākf (Urdu spelling ناک)

  1. (anatomy) nose
    मैं नाक से साँस लेता हूँ।
    ma͠i nāk se sā̃s letā hū̃.
    I breathe through my nose.
    कई लड़कियों की नाक छिदी होती हैं।
    kaī laṛkiyõ kī nāk chidī hotī hain.
    Many girls have their noses pierced.
  2. mucus, phlegm

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “नाक”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons

Marathi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Maharastri Prakrit 𑀡𑀓𑁆𑀓 (ṇakka), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *náHsaH, from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂s-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

नाक (nākn

  1. (anatomy) nose

References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen (1982-1983), “नाक”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies
  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “नाक”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “nakka (6909)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press