राग

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit राग.

Noun[edit]

राग (rāgmUrdu spelling راگ

  1. color
  2. emotion, feeling
  3. passion
  4. love
  5. joy
  6. sorrow
  7. desire
  8. raga (music)
  9. melody
  10. tune
  11. harmony

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Epic Sanskrit, from the verbal root rañj "to dye".

Noun[edit]

राग (rāgam

  1. (epic) dye, colour, especially red colour
  2. (epic) passion, love, desire, delight
  3. (classical) beauty, loveliness, especially of a voice or song
  4. (classical) melody, harmony, "raga"

Declension[edit]