শর্করা

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Bengali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit शर्करा (śárkarā), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *śárkaraH, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ćárkaraH, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱorkeh₂ (gravel, boulder).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈs̠ɔɾ.kɔ.ɾäˑ]

Noun[edit]

শর্করা (śôrkôra)

  1. (chiefly medicine) sugar
  2. (rare) gravel, grit, rubble
  3. (medicine) kidney stone, gravel