नाथ

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit नाथ (nātha)

Noun[edit]

नाथ (nāthmUrdu spelling ناتھ

  1. lord
  2. protector
  3. patron
  4. master
  5. husband

Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

नाथ (nāthán

  1. refuge, help, resort

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

नाथ (nāthám

  1. protector, patron, possessor, owner, ward, guardian, lord (often at the end of a compound, especially in names of gods and men e.g. गोविङ्दनाथ (goviṅda-nāthá), जगन्नाथ (jagan-nāthá) etc.)
  2. husband (especially in vocative)
  3. a rope passed through the nose of a draft ox
  4. name of several authors

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

नाथ (nāthám

  1. possessed of, occupied by, furnished with, (compare सनाथ (sa-natha))

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 0534