मेहनत

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian محنت(mehnat), from Arabic مِحْنَة(miḥna).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /meːɦ.nət̪/, [meːɦ.n̪ət̪], /məɦ.nət̪/, [mɛɦ.n̪ət̪]

Noun[edit]

मेहनत (mehnatf (Urdu spelling محنت‎)

  1. effort, labour
    पैसा है मेहनत का फल।paisā hai mehnat kā phala.Money is the result of effort.

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Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian محنت(mehnat), from Arabic مِحْنَة(miḥna). Compare Gujarati મહેનત (mahenat), Punjabi ਮਿਹਨਤ (mihnat) / محنت(mḥnt), Bengali মেহনত (mehnôt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /meɦ.nət̪/, [me.nət̪]

Noun[edit]

मेहनत (mehnatf

  1. effort, labour

References[edit]

  • Berntsen, Maxine, “मेहनत”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983.
  • Molesworth, James Thomas, “मेहनत”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857.
  • Date, Yasavanta Ramakrshna (1932-1950), “मेहनत-ती”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala.