पीढ़ी

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Feminine form of पीढ़ा (pīṛhā), from Sanskrit पीठ (pīṭha, stool).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

पीढ़ी (pīṛhīf (Urdu spelling پیڑھی‎)

  1. lineage, genealogy, pedigree
    नेहरू-गाँधी पीढ़ीnehrū-gā̃dhī pīṛhīNehru-Gandhi family
  2. generation (of a family or of all people)
    मेरे परदादा की पीढ़ी तुमको देखके बहुत गर्व करती।
    mere pardādā kī pīṛhī tumko dekhke bahut garva kartī.
    The generation of my great-grandfather would be proud of you.
  3. (rare or obsolete) small stool

Declension[edit]

Declension of पीढ़ी
Singular Plural
Direct पीढ़ी (pīṛhī) पीढ़ियाँ (pīṛhiyā̃)
Oblique पीढ़ी (pīṛhī) पीढ़ियों (pīṛhiyõ)
Vocative पीढ़ी (pīṛhī) पीढ़ियो (pīṛhiyo)

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