नि

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ni (down, below)

Prefix[edit]

नि (ni)

  1. down
  2. back
  3. in, into

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

नि (nim, f, n

  1. Alternative spelling of नी (, leading, guide, leader)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

नि (nim

  1. Alternative spelling of निषध (niṣadha, the 7th musical note)
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 0538