ਲਾਲ

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Punjabi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Classical Persian لال(lâl).

Adjective[edit]

ਲਾਲ (lāl) (Shahmukhi spelling لال‎)

  1. red
  2. ruddy, florid
  3. (figuratively) inflamed, enraged
  4. (figuratively) dear, darling

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ਲਾਲ (lālm (Shahmukhi spelling لال‎)

  1. ruby
  2. (figuratively) darling child, son

Further reading[edit]

  • ਲਾਲ”, in Punjabi-English Dictionary, Patiala: Punjabi University, 2023
  • Singh, Bhai Maya (1895), “ਲਾਲ”, in The Panjabi Dictionary, Lahore: Munshi Gulab Singh and Sons.