अंकुश

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See also: अकेश

Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit अंकुश (aṃkuśa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

अंकुश (aṅkuśm

  1. hook, goad (especially used to drive an elephant)
    Synonym: हुक (huk)
  2. control, restraint
    लोहे के दाम पर सरकार अंकुश लगाएगी।
    lohe ke dām par sarkār aṅkuś lagāegī.
    The government will put controls on the price of iron.
    अंकुश रखनाaṅkuś rakhnāto keep under control
    Synonym: नियंत्रण (niyantraṇ)

Declension[edit]

Declension of अंकुश
Singular Plural
Direct अंकुश (aṅkuś) अंकुश (aṅkuś)
Oblique अंकुश (aṅkuś) अंकुशों (aṅkuśõ)
Vocative अंकुश (aṅkuś) अंकुशो (aṅkuśo)

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ang- (corner, hirn). Compare Persian آکج(âkej, hook)

Noun[edit]

अंकुश (aṃkuśa?

  1. a hook, especially an elephant-driver's hook.