प्रिय

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit प्रिय (priyá), from Proto-Indo-European *priHós.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

प्रिय (priya) (Urdu spelling پریہ‎)

  1. dear
  2. favorite
  3. loving
  4. pleasant
  5. comfortable

Noun[edit]

प्रिय (priyam (Urdu spelling پریہ‎)

  1. dear
  2. sweetheart

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *priHás, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *priHás, from Proto-Indo-European *priHós. Cognate with Old Church Slavonic приꙗтєл҄ь (prijatelʹĭ, friend), Gothic 𐍆𐍂𐌹𐌾𐍉𐌽𐌳𐍃 (frijōnds, friend), Old English frēond, frēo (whence English friend, free). Related to प्री (prī).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

प्रिय (priyá)

  1. dear
  2. favorite
  3. loving
  4. pleasant
  5. comfortable

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