शतरंज

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian شطرنج ‎(šatranj), from Arabic شطرنج ‎(šaṭranj), from Persian شترنگ ‎(šatrang), from Middle Persian ctlng ‎(čatrang, chess), from Sanskrit चतुरङ्ग ‎(caturaṅga, four parts of an army: king, elephants, horses, foot soldiers).

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Noun[edit]

शतरंज ‎(śatrañjf ‎(Urdu spelling شطرنج)

  1. chess
  2. shatranj