मुख्य

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मुख्य (mukhya).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

मुख्य (mukhya) (Urdu spelling مکهيه)

  1. chief
    मुख्य संपादक नया पत्र निकालना चाहता है।
    mukhya sampādak nayā patra nikālnā cāhtā hai.
    The chief editor wants to publish a new paper.
    गुजरात का मुख्य मंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी था।
    gujrāt kā mukhya mantrī narendra modī thā.
    Narendra Modi was Gujarat's chief minister.
  2. main, principal
    कृपया मुख्य द्वार प्रयोग कीजिए।
    kŕpyā mukhya dvār prayog kījie.
    Please use the main entrance.
  3. leading
    नाटक में उसने अशोक की मुख्य भूमिका में काम किया।
    nāṭak mẽ usne aśok kī mukhya bhūmikā mẽ kām kiyā.
    He played the leading role of Ashoka in the play.

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “मुख्य”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit मुख्य (mukhya).

Adjective[edit]

मुख्य (mukhya)

  1. main, chief, principal

References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen (1982-1983), “मुख्य”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies
  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “मुख्य”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press

Nepali[edit]

Adjective[edit]

मुख्य (mukhya), pronounced मुक्खे (mukkhe)

  1. main, chief, principal