पादरी

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Portuguese padre, from Old Portuguese padre (father), from Latin pater, patrem (father), from Proto-Italic *patēr, from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr (father). Doublet of पिता (pitā), पितृ (pitŕ), फ़ादर (fādar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

पादरी (pādrīm (Urdu spelling پادری)

  1. (Christianity) pastor; Christian priest
    Synonyms: फ़ादर (fādar)
    Hypernyms: पुरोहित (purohit)
  2. (Christianity, historical) a missionary; Jesuit

Declension[edit]

Declension of पादरी
Singular Plural
Direct पादरी (pādrī) पादरी (pādrī)
Oblique पादरी (pādrī) पादरियों (pādriyõ)
Vocative पादरी (pādrī) पादरियो (pādriyo)