सरल

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit सरल (sarala).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

सरल (saral) (Urdu spelling سرل)

  1. easy
    Synonym: आसान (āsān)
    Antonyms: कठिन (kaṭhin), मुश्किल (muśkil)
  2. simple, straightforward
    हिंदी भाषा का व्याकरण सरल है।
    hindī bhāṣā kā vyākraṇ saral hai.
    The grammar of Hindi is simple.
  3. straight
    रेत में उसने एक सरल रेखा बनाई।
    ret mẽ usne ek saral rekhā banāī.
    He made a straight line in the sand.
    Synonym: सीधा (sīdhā)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “सरल”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “सरल”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

सरल (sarala)

  1. ‘running on’, straight (not ‘crooked’).
  2. outstretched.
  3. right, correct.
  4. upright, sincere, candid, honest, artless, simple.
  5. real (not ‘ sham ’).
  6. = विगीत L.

Noun[edit]

सरल (saralam

  1. a species of pine tree, Pinus roxburghii.
  2. a kind of bird, the grey peacock-pheasant (Pavo bicalcaratus L., now Polyplectron bicalcaratum)
  3. fire.
  4. a बुद्ध.
  5. turpeth (Operculina turpethum L.)
  6. Name of a river.

Noun[edit]

सरल (saralan

  1. resin of the pine.
  2. a particular high number.

References[edit]

  • Monier William's Sanskrit-English Dictionary, 2nd Ed. 1899.