Hindi translation of 'number'
number /ˈnʌmbə ˈनम्बअ/
Word forms: numbers, numbering, numbered
1. countable noun
A number is a word such as 'two', 'nine', or 'twelve', or a symbol such as 1, 3, or 47, which is used in counting something.
I don't know the room number.
...number 3, Argyll Street.
a phone/telephone/account/card/room number
a registration/identification number
2. countable noun
Someone's number is the series of digits that you dial when you telephone them.
Sarah dialled my number.
'You must have a wrong number,' she said.
3. transitive verb
If you number something, you give it a number in a series and write the number on it.
संख्या प्रदान करना
He cut his paper up into tiny squares, and he numbered each one.
4. countable noun
You use number with words such as 'large' or 'small' to say approximately how many things or people there are.
(लोगों अथवा वस्तुओं की) अधिक संख्या nf
(लोगों अथवा वस्तुओं की) कम संख्या nf
I have had an enormous number of letters.
a number of things
a number of people/cases/patients
a rising/growing/increasing/falling number
a high/large/great/small/low/significant number
SIMILAR WORDSamount, quantity
5. singular noun
If there are a number of things or people, there are several of them. If there are any number of things or people, there is a large quantity of them.
(व्यक्तियों या वस्तुओं की) अनेकानेक संख्या nf
(व्यक्तियों या वस्तुओं की) अधिकाधिक संख्या nf
Sam told a number of lies.
There must be any number of people in my position.
6. transitive verb
If a group of people or things numbers a particular total, that is how many there are.
की संख्या में होना
की तादाद में होना
...a small army which numbered 100,000 men.
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Example Sentences Including 'number'
I noticed the piece of paper where I'd scribbled down the London phone number for Jarawa's wife.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Restaurants always ask for a contact number , case you don't turn up.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
I dare say it's a story the young man told any number of customers at the restaurant.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
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'number' in Other Languages
- Arabic: رَقَمٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: número
- Chinese: 数字
- Croatian: broj
- Czech: číslo
- Danish: tal
- Dutch: nummer
- European Spanish: número
- Finnish: numero
- French: numéro
- German: Zahl
- Greek: αριθμός
- Italian: numero
- Japanese: 数
- Korean: 번호
- Norwegian: tall
- Polish: liczba
- Portuguese: número
- Romanian: număr numere
- Russian: число
- Spanish: número
- Swedish: siffra
- Thai: ตัวเลข
- Turkish: sayı
- Ukrainian: цифра
- Vietnamese: số
Translation of number from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary