बाल

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit वाल ‎(vāla), a later form of वार ‎(vāra).

Noun[edit]

बाल ‎(bālm ‎(Urdu spelling بال)

  1. hair
    उसके बाल वायु में लहराते हैं।
    uske bāl vāyu mẽ lahrāte hain.
    His hair flows in the breeze.
    इस लड़की की बहुत लंबे-लंबे बाल है।
    is laṛkī kī bahut lambe-lambe bāl hai.
    This girl has very long hair.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sanskrit बाल ‎(bāla).

Noun[edit]

बाल ‎(bālm

  1. child, boy
    See बच्चा ‎(baccā) for more information.

Usage notes[edit]

The second meaing of बाल ‎(bāl), "child", is mostly used in compound words.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “बाल”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • बाल in Chaturvedi, Mahendra and Bhola Nath Tiwari (1970), A practical Hindi-English dictionary (Delhi: National Publishing House)

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

बाल m

  1. Thai script form of bāla

Adjective[edit]

बाल

  1. Thai script form of bāla

Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

बाल ‎(bālam

  1. boy; child
  2. fool, simpleton

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of बाल
Nom. sg. बालः ‎(bālaḥ)
Gen. sg. बालस्य ‎(bālasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative बालः ‎(bālaḥ) बालौ ‎(bālau) बालाः ‎(bālāḥ)
Vocative बाल ‎(bāla) बालौ ‎(bālau) बालाः ‎(bālāḥ)
Accusative बालम् ‎(bālam) बालौ ‎(bālau) बालान् ‎(bālān)
Instrumental बालेन ‎(bālena) बालाभ्याम् ‎(bālābhyām) बालैः ‎(bālaiḥ)
Dative बालाय ‎(bālāya) बालाभ्याम् ‎(bālābhyām) बालेभ्यः ‎(bālebhyaḥ)
Ablative बालात् ‎(bālāt) बालाभ्याम् ‎(bālābhyām) बालेभ्यः ‎(bālebhyaḥ)
Genitive बालस्य ‎(bālasya) बालयोः ‎(bālayoḥ) बालानाम् ‎(bālānām)
Locative बाले ‎(bāle) बालयोः ‎(bālayoḥ) बालेषु ‎(bāleṣu)