« Back to Glossary Index

Siwa/Sivaa (सिवा)

Often wrongly pronounced as “Siba”

Origin: Persian

Siwa is an Urdu word, it means “except, save, but, besides” in English, while in Hindi it’s called as “ke atirikt/के अतिरिक्त, bachana/बचाना, par/पर, aur bhi/और भी.”

« Back to Glossary Index