बगला

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Hindi बगुला (bagulā), derived from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀩𑀕 (baga), from Sanskrit बक (baka). Cognate with Assamese বগলী (bogoli)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

बगला (baglām (Urdu spelling بگلا‎)

  1. heron

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References[edit]

  • Misra, Bal Govind (1967) Historical Phonology of Modern Standard Hindi: Proto-Indo-European to the Present, Cornell University, page 221