नुकसान

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Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /nʊk.sɑːn/, [n̪ʊk.s̪ä̃ːn̪], /nʊq.sɑːn/, [n̪ʊq.s̪ä̃ːn̪]

Noun[edit]

नुकसान (nuqsānm

  1. nuqtaless form of नुक़सान (nuqsān)

Usage notes[edit]

While the nuqta-lacking variant नुकसान (nuksān) is considered incorrect by some, it is a common variant.

Declension[edit]


Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic نُقْصَان(nuqṣān), from نَقَصَ(naqaṣa, to decrease, diminish). Compare Gujarati નુકસાન (nuksān), Hindi नुक़सान (nuqsān), Punjabi ਨੁਕਸਾਨ (nuksān) / نُقصان(nuqsān).

Noun[edit]

नुकसान (nuksānn

  1. harm, damage, loss, injury

References[edit]

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