English translation of 'पहले'
1. ago adverb
You use ago to refer to past time.
She died one year ago.
2. back adverb
You use back to indicate that you are talking or thinking about something that happened in the past.
The story starts back in 1950.
...that big earthquake a few years back.
3. before preposition, conjunction, adverb
If something happens before a time or event, it happens earlier than that time or event.
My husband rarely comes to bed before 3am.
Where did Mary live before she moved to Newtown?
He phoned just before you came.
I earned more than I did the year before.
4. before adverb
If you have done something before, you have done it on a previous occasion.
'Have you been to York before?'
...people she had never met before.
5. formerly adverb
If something happened or was formerly true, it happened or was true in the past.
He had formerly been in the Navy.
6. previously adverb
Previously means at some time before the period that you are talking about.
He now works in a bank, but previously he was a teacher.
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Translation of पहले from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary