English translation of 'छाया'
nf/chaya, chAyA, chaayaa, chāyā, chhaya, chhAyA, chhaayaa, chhāyā/
1. shade uncountable noun
Shade is a cool area of darkness where the sun does not reach.
These plants need some shade, humidity and fresh air.
2. shadow uncountable noun
Shadow is darkness caused by light not reaching a place.
Most of the lake was in shadow.
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Translation of छाया from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary