नामकरण

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

नाम (nāma, name) +‎ करण (karaṇa, making)

Noun[edit]

नामकरण (nāmakaraṇam

  1. nominal suffix (Nir.)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

नामकरण (nāmakaraṇan

  1. calling a person by a name (Sarvad.)
  2. ceremony in which a child is given a name (Kauś.), etc.)

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 0536