बल्कि

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian بلکه(balke).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /bəl.kiː/, [bəl̪.kiː]

Adverb[edit]

बल्कि (balki) (Urdu spelling بلکہ‎)

  1. rather, but
    हमें काम नहीं, बल्कि मज़ा करना है।
    hamẽ kām nahī̃, balki mazā karnā hai.
    We want to have fun rather than do work.
  2. moreover