Hindi: kratu

Discussion in 'Indo-Iranian Languages' started by James Bates, Feb 11, 2013.

  1. James Bates Banned

    English America
  2. fdb Senior Member

    Cambridge, UK
    French (France)
    kratu- is Sanskrit. It is cognate with Avestan xratu-, and with New Persian xirad, about which you recently posed a question on this forum.
  3. greatbear Banned

    India - Hindi & English
    I have never heard or read this word in Hindi.
  4. James Bates Banned

    English America
    I see. Thank you.
  5. JaiHind Senior Member

    India - Hindi
    It is used even now in Sanskrit. But does not find places in Hindi as such.

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