बेटा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀩𑀺𑀝𑁆𑀝 (biṭṭa), from Sanskrit बटु (baṭu, boy, lad, chap) or a related term. Ultimately, may have been borrowed from Munda.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

बेटा (beṭām (Urdu spelling بیٹا‎)

  1. son
    देश को अपने बेटों पर गर्व है
    deś ko apne beṭõ par garva hai.
    This country is proud of her sons.

Declension[edit]

Declension of बेटा
Singular Plural
Direct बेटा (beṭā) बेटे (beṭe)
Oblique बेटे (beṭe) बेटों (beṭõ)
Vocative बेटे (beṭe) बेटो (beṭo)

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References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “beṭā”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993), “बेटा”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “बेटा”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.
  • Syamasundara Dasa (1965–1975), “बेटा”, in Hindi Sabdasagara [Comprehensive Hindi Dictionary] (in Hindi), Kashi [Varanasi]: Nagari Pracarini Sabha.
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “baṭu (9121)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “biḍḍa (9238)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press