महंगा

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See also: महँगा

Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀫𑀳𑀕𑁆𑀖 (mahaggha), from Sanskrit महार्घ (mahārgha), from महा (mahā, great, large, enormous) +‎ अर्घ (arghá, price).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɛːʱŋ.ɡɑː/

Adjective[edit]

महंगा (mahaṅgā) (Urdu spelling مہنگا)

  1. expensive, costly
    यह समान मेरे लिए बहुत महंगा पड़ेगा।
    yah samān mere lie bahut mahaṅgā paṛegā.
    This stuff will be pretty expensive for me.
    Antonyms: सस्ता (sastā)
  2. (figuratively) dear, precious

Declension[edit]

Declension of महंगा
masculine feminine
singular plural singular plural
direct महंगा (mahaṅgā) महंगे (mahaṅge) महंगी (mahaṅgī) महंगी (mahaṅgī)
indirect महंगे (mahaṅge) महंगे (mahaṅge) महंगी (mahaṅgī) महंगी (mahaṅgī)
vocative महंगे (mahaṅge) महंगे (mahaṅge) महंगी (mahaṅgī) महंगी (mahaṅgī)

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