लोह

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit लोह ‎(lohá)

Noun[edit]

लोह ‎(lohm ‎(Urdu spelling لوه)

  1. iron (either crude or wrought)
  2. steel
  3. metal
  4. (rare) a weapon
  5. (rare) blood

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References[edit]

  • John T. Platts, “A Dictionary of Urdu, Classical Hindi, and English”[1], retrieved 08-20-2012

Pali[edit]

Alternative Forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Sanskrit लोह ‎(loha).

Noun[edit]

लोह n

  1. metal, especially copper, brass, or bronze

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cf. Proto-Indo-European *h₁roudh-os.

Adjective[edit]

लोह ‎(lohá)

  1. red, reddish, copper-coloured
  2. made of copper
  3. made of iron

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Noun[edit]

लोह ‎(lohán, m

  1. red metal, copper

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Noun[edit]

लोह ‎(lohám

  1. (in later language) iron (either crude or wrought) or steel or gold or any metal
  2. weapon
  3. fish-hook
  4. blood
  5. red goat (compare लोहाज ‎(lohā-ja))
  6. (probably) a kind of bird
  7. name of a man
  8. (in the plural) name of a people

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Noun[edit]

लोह ‎(lohán

  1. any object or vessel made of iron
  2. aloe wood, Agallochum

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References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0908