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Which one is correct: दुकान(dukān) or दूकान(dūkān)? Short u or long ū?

John-H8

John-H8

Which one is correct दुकान(dukān) or दूकान(dūkān)? Short u or long ū? You see both in lessions. The correct spelling is दुकान(dukān)=shop. It is a short "u" The correct transliteration is dukān or dukaan not dhookan. द=dental d(unaspirated). Namaste!
hari-rocket-hindi-tutor

hari-rocket-hindi-tutor

Yes you are right. धन्यवाद
John-H8

John-H8

Namaste Hari, Thank you for your comment. I am glad you are our Rocket Hindi Tutor.

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