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Oxford dictionaries declares ‘Nari Shakti’ as Hindi word for year 2018
Published: January 28, 2019
Oxford dictionaries has declared “Nari Shakti” as the Hindi word for the year 2018. The announcement was made during a session at the ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) at the Diggi Palace. According to the Oxford dictionaries, the word has been derived from Sanskrit and is used today to symbolise women “taking charge of their ..
Topics: Aadhaar • Dictionary • Diggi Palace • Dwivedi • Hindi • Indian culture • Indo-Aryan languages • Jaipur Literature Festival • Languages of India • Namita Gokhale • Oxford Dictionaries • States and union territories of India
The Oxford University Press (OUP) launches online dictionaries in Tamil and Gujarati
Published: August 11, 2017
The Oxford University Press (OUP) has recently launched online dictionaries in Tamil and Gujarati languages. The launch is a part of Oxford Global Languages (OGL) initiative with an aim to build dictionaries and lexicographical resources for around 100 of the world’s languages and to make them available online. Before Tamil and Gujarati versions, the Hindi ..