मेघ

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मेघ (megha), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃moygʰos (fog, cloud).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

मेघ (meghmUrdu spelling میگھ

  1. cloud (visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air)

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃moygʰos (fog, cloud). Cognates include Avestan 𐬨𐬀𐬉𐬖𐬀 (maēγa-, cloud), Persian میغ (meġ, cloud, fog), Old Armenian մէգ (mēg); compare also Ancient Greek ὀμίχλη (omíkhlē, mist, fog) (modern Greek ομίχλη (omíchli)), Russian мгла (mgla), Polish mgła, Latvian migla, and Albanian mjegull from a related root.

Noun[edit]

मेघ (meghám

  1. cloud (visible mass of water droplets suspended in the air)
    मेघाकाशे भ्राम्यन्ति।
  2. a mass, multitude
  3. (in music) a particular rāga

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Descendants[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 0831