"वह घर बेहतर है "

Translation:That house is better.

September 21, 2018

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/amplifymysound1

soo, who came up with the word better first? im surprised it sounds just like english.

September 21, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/iyerarv

From what ive read they're not cognate, the hindi one probably comes from farsi roots which stems from one PIE word while 'better' has it's probable roots in a different word

October 24, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/AndrNordin1

They sound very similar indeed, but बेहतर is a Persian loanword. I guess it is just a linguistical coincidence :)

October 23, 2018
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