गति

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit गति (gati).

Noun[edit]

गति (gatifUrdu spelling گتی

  1. motion
    हम इस योजना को गति देने की आवश्यकता है।
    We must set this plan in motion.
  2. speed
    उसने पूरी गति से दीवार मारा।
    He hit the wall at full speed.
  3. plight
    तुम्हारी वही गति होगी जो चोर की हुई थी।
    You will meet the plight of a thief.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • गति in Bahri, Hardev (1989), Learners' Hindi-English dictionary (Delhi: Rajpal & Sons)

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷémtis.

Noun[edit]

गति (gátif

  1. going, moving, gait, deportment, motion in general
  2. manner or power of going
  3. going away
  4. procession, march, passage, procedure, progress, movement
  5. path, way, course
  6. place of issue, origin, reason
  7. possibility, expedient, means
  8. means of success
  9. way or art, method of acting
  10. refuge, resource
  11. the position (of a child at birth)
  12. state, condition, situation, proportion, mode of existence
  13. a happy issue; happiness
  14. the course of the soul through numerous forms of life , metempsychosis , condition of a person undergoing this migration
  15. manner
  16. the being understood or meant
  17. (grammar) a term for prepositions and some other adverbial prefixes when immediately connected with the tenses of a verb or with verbal derivatives
  18. a kind of rhetorical figure
  19. a particular high number
  20. Motion (personified as a daughter of Kardama and wife of Pulaha)

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References[edit]

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 347