द्रव्य

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Hindi[edit]

Noun[edit]

द्रव्य (dravyam

  1. matter

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From द्रु (drú, wood; tree).

Adjective[edit]

द्रव्य (dravya)

  1. derived from or relating to a tree
  2. tree-like or corresponding to a tree
Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

द्रव्य (dravyan

  1. lac, gum, resin
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

द्रव्य (dravyan

  1. a substance, thing, object
  2. the ingredients or materials of anything
  3. medicinal substance or drug
  4. (philosophy) elementary substance
  5. (grammar) single object or person, individual (compare एक (eka-))
  6. fit object or person (compare (ā-).)
  7. object of possession, wealth, goods, money
  8. gold
  9. bell-metal, brass
  10. ointment
  11. spirituous liquor, alcohol
  12. a stake, a wager
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0501