-कार

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sanskrit -कार (-kāra). Perhaps, also influenced by Persian کار(kâr).

Suffix[edit]

-कार (-kārm (Urdu spelling ـکار‎)

  1. doer (one who does)

Derived terms[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?]. Cognate with Persian کار(kâr). Related to कृ (kṛ, to do, make, root).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-कार (-kāra)

  1. doer

Descendants[edit]

  • Hindi: -कार (-kār)
  • Pali: -kāra
  • Tamil: -காரன் (-kāraṉ)
  • Telugu: -కారము (-kāramu)