والا

Pronunciation /vɑ:lɑ:/

suffix

  • forming nouns and adjectives:
  • wallah
    agent
    keeper
  • inhabitant
  • master
    lord
    owner
    pl. "والوں، والے"
    • used in comp. as:گھر والا

Origin

[Prakrit]

والا

Pronunciation /vɑ:lɑ:/

adjective

  • exalted in dignity, high, eminent, respectable, superior

Origin

[Persian]

واِلّا

Pronunciation /vəɪllɑ:/

phrase

  • or else, otherwise