यथा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit यथा (yathā).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /jə.t̪ʰɑː/, [jə.t̪ʰäː]

Adverb[edit]

यथा (yathā)

  1. (literary, formal) thus, therefore
  2. (literary, formal) namely, videlicet
    Synonym: जैसे (jaise)

Pali[edit]

Adverb[edit]

यथा

  1. Devanagari script form of yathā

Sanskrit[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *HyátʰaH (as, like), from Proto-Indo-European *Hyós. Compare Avestan 𐬫𐬀𐬚𐬁(yaθā) and Old Persian 𐎹𐎰𐎠 (y-θ-a /yaθā/).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

यथा (yáthā)

  1. in which manner or way, according as, as, like

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