सुरू

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Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian شُرُوع(šoru'), from Arabic شُرُوع(šurūʿ). Related to सुरवात (survāt). Compare Gujarati શરૂ (śarū), Kannada ಶುರು (śuru), Hindustani شُرُوع‎ / शुरू (śurū), Punjabi ਸ਼ੁਰੂ (śurū) / شُرُوع(śurū), Bengali শুরু (śuru).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /su.ɾu/, [su.ɾuː]

Adverb[edit]

सुरू (surū)

  1. begun, underway, in progress

References[edit]

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