बटाटा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Portuguese batata, from Taino batata.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bə.ʈɑː.ʈɑː/

Noun[edit]

बटाटा (baṭāṭām

  1. (dialectical) potato
    Synonyms: आलू (ālū)

Usage notes[edit]

This word is only used in the names of certain dishes in Modern Standard Hindi, such as बटाटा वड़ा (baṭāṭā vaṛā, batata vada).

Declension[edit]

Declension of बटाटा
singular plural
direct बटाटा (baṭāṭā) बटाटे (baṭāṭe)
oblique बटाटे (baṭāṭe) बटाटों (baṭāṭõ)
vocative बटाटे (baṭāṭe) बटाटो (baṭāṭo)

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese batata, from Taino batata (sweet potato).

Noun[edit]

बटाटा (baṭāṭām

  1. potato