साफ

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Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /sɑːpʰ/, [s̪äːpʰ], /sɑːf/, [s̪äːf]

Adjective[edit]

साफ (sāf) (indeclinable)

  1. nuqtaless form of साफ़ (sāf)

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian صاف(sâf), from Arabic صَافٍ(ṣāfin). Compare Gujarati સાફ (sāph), Hindi साफ़ (sāf), Punjabi ਸਾਫ਼ (sāf) / صاف(sāf), Bengali সাফ (śaph), Assamese চফা (sopha), চাফা (sapha).

Adjective[edit]

साफ (sāph)

  1. clean
    Synonyms: निर्मळ (nirmaḷ), स्वच्छ (svaccha)

Adverb[edit]

साफ (sāph)

  1. clearly, plainly

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen, “साफ”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983
  • James Thomas Molesworth, “साफ”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857
  • Date, Yasavanta Ramakrshna, “साफ”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala, 1932-1950.