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Hindi

Etymology

From Sanskrit कर्म.

Noun

काम (kām) m.

  1. employment
  2. job
  3. task
  4. work

Urdu spelling

Synonyms


Sanskrit

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *kā́ma, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂-. Cognate with Old Persian 𐎣𐎠𐎶 (kāma), Avestan kāma-.

Noun

काम (kā́ma) m.

  1. wish, desire, longing
  2. love, affection, object of desire or of love or of pleasure
  3. pleasure, enjoyment
  4. love, especially sexual love or sensuality
  5. Love or Desire personified

Declension

References

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 252

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