अंगूठा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀅𑀁𑀕𑀼𑀝𑁆𑀞 (aṃguṭṭha), from Sanskrit अङ्गुष्ठ (aṅguṣṭha), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hangúštʰas, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eng- (joint). Cognate with Gujarati અંગૂઠો (ãṅgūṭho), Marathi अंगठा (ãṅgaṭhā), and Rajasthani अंगुठौ (ãṅguṭhau).

Doublet of अंगुष्ठ (aṅguṣṭh), a tatsama.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /əŋ.ɡuː.ʈʰɑː/

Noun[edit]

अंगूठा (aṅgūṭhām (Urdu spelling انگوٹھا) (anatomy)

  1. thumb
    Synonym: अंगुष्ठ (aṅguṣṭh)
  2. the big toe, hallux

Declension[edit]

Declension of अंगूठा
Singular Plural
Direct अंगूठा (aṅgūṭhā) अंगूठाें (aṅgūṭhāẽ)
Oblique अंगूठा (aṅgūṭhā) अंगूठाों (aṅgūṭhāõ)
Vocative अंगूठा (aṅgūṭhā) अंगूठाो (aṅgūṭhāo)