अभय

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit अभय (abhaya), equivalent to अ- (a-) +‎ भय (bhay).

Adjective[edit]

अभय (abhay) (Urdu spelling ابھی‎)

  1. fearless
  2. courageous
  3. bold

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

अभय

  1. Devanagari script form of abhaya

Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

अ- (a-) +‎ भय (bhaya)

Noun[edit]

अभय (abhayan

  1. fearlessness
  2. sanctuary

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of अभय
Nom. sg. अभयम् (abhayam)
Gen. sg. अभयस्य (abhayasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative अभयम् (abhayam) अभये (abhaye) अभयानि (abhayāni)
Vocative अभय (abhaya) अभये (abhaye) अभयानि (abhayāni)
Accusative अभयम् (abhayam) अभये (abhaye) अभयानि (abhayāni)
Instrumental अभयेन (abhayena) अभयाभ्याम् (abhayābhyām) अभयैः (abhayaiḥ)
Dative अभयाय (abhayāya) अभयाभ्याम् (abhayābhyām) अभयेभ्यः (abhayebhyaḥ)
Ablative अभयात् (abhayāt) अभयाभ्याम् (abhayābhyām) अभयेभ्यः (abhayebhyaḥ)
Genitive अभयस्य (abhayasya) अभययोः (abhayayoḥ) अभयानाम् (abhayānām)
Locative अभये (abhaye) अभययोः (abhayayoḥ) अभयेषु (abhayeṣu)


Descendants[edit]

  • Lao: ອະໄພ (’a phai)
  • Telugu: అభయము (abhayamu)
  • Thai: อภัย (à-pai)
  • Urdu: ابھی(abhay)

References[edit]

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 60