हल्ला

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Ashokan Prakrit *𑀳𑀮𑁆𑀮- (*halla-, attack; noise). Compare Sanskrit कोलाहल (kolāhala).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ɦəl.lɑː/, [ɦəl̪.l̪äː]

Noun[edit]

हल्ला (hallām

  1. noise, tumult, uproar
    हल्ला करना/मचानाhallā karnā/macānāto make noise
    यह हल्ला करना बंद करो!yah hallā karnā band karo!Stop making all this noise!
    Synonym: कोलाहल (kolāhal)
  2. a call to invade, warcry
  3. (by extension) raid, attack
    हल्ला बोलनाhallā bolnāto invade, raid
    Synonym: हमला (hamlā)

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