सिर

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Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀲𑀺𑀭 (sira), from Sanskrit शिरस् (śiras). Compare with Persian سر (sar) (from Middle Persian 𐭫𐭥𐭩𐭱𐭤 (sar)) and Avestan 𐬯𐬁𐬭𐬀 (sāra).

Noun[edit]

सिर (sirm (Urdu spelling سر)

  1. (anatomy) head
    मेरा सिर दुख रहा है।merā sir dukh rahā hai.My head is aching.
    लड़के ने तकिये पर सिर रख दिया।
    laṛke ne takiye par sir rakh diyā.
    The boy put his head on the pillow.
    दुल्हिन ने शरमाकर सिर नीचे कर लिया।
    dulhin ne śarmākar sir nīce kar liyā.
    The bride blushed and bent her head low.
    Synonyms: सर (sar), कपाल (kapāl), मूर्धा (mūrdhā), खोपड़ी (khopṛī)

References[edit]

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