Vocabulary of Hindi (hindī)

Nouns, definite articles, plurals

1.    mother           mātā, mātā, mātaon
2.    father           pitā, pitā, pitaron
3.    sister           bahan, bahan, bahanon


Kyúnki Ishwar ne jagat ko aisá piyár kiyá, ki us ne apná eklautá Putr diyá,
ki jo koí us par bishwás kare so násh na hoe parantu anant jíwan páwe.


For God loved the world so much that he gave his only Son,
so that everyone who believes in him should not perish but have everlasting life.

The Bible, John, 3, 16

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1.    water           pāni, pāni
2.    fire           āg, āg, āg
3.    sun           sūrya, sūrya


Hamārī dinbhar kī roṭī āj hamen de.

Give us today our daily bread.
The Bible, Matthew, 6, 11

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1.    cat           billi, billi, billiyān
2.    dog           kuttā, kuttā, kutton
3.    horse           ghōṛa, ghōṛa, ghōṛon


Ishwar ke Putr Yíshu Khríshṭ ke susamáchár ká árambh.

The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.
The Bible, Mark, 1,1

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1.    white           safed
2.    black           kālā
3.    red           lāl

National languages in bold

Early Hindi

Pali (250 B.C. - 100 A.D.)
Later Sanskrit (1000 B.C. - 500 B.C.)
Earlier Sanskrit (1500 B.C. - 1000 B.C.)

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