English translation of 'जानना'
1. discern transitive verb
If you can discern something, you are aware of it and know what it is.[formal]
It was hard to discern why this was happening.
2. hear transitive or intransitive verb
If you hear some news or information, you learn it because someone tells it to you or it is mentioned on the radio or television.
My mother heard of this school through Leslie.
I heard that he was forced to leave.
3. know transitive or intransitive verb
If you know about something or know how to do something, you understand part or all of it, or have the necessary skills and understanding to do it.
She doesn't know about it yet.
Do you know any English?
The hospitals know how to deal with the disease.
4. know transitive or intransitive verb
If you know something, you have it correctly in your mind.
Everyone knows his name.
We know what happened there.
'How did he meet your mother?' — 'I don't know.'
5. learn transitive or intransitive verb
If you learn of something, you find out about it.
We first learned of her plans in a newspaper report.
She wasn't surprised to learn that he was involved.
6. understand transitive verb
If you understand someone, or if you understand what they are saying, you know what they mean.
I don't understand what you are talking about.
She could not understand a word of English.
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Translation of जानना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary