अहंकार

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit अहंकार (ahaṃkāra).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /eː.ɦeːŋ.kɑːɾ/

Noun[edit]

अहंकार (ahaṅkārm

  1. pride, egoism, arrogance

Old Gujarati[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit अहंकार (ahaṃkāra).

Noun[edit]

अहंकार (transliteration neededm

  1. pride

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

अहंकार m

  1. egotism, arrogance, ahamkara

Declension[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

अहंकार (ahaṃkāram

  1. conception of one's individuality, self-consciousness.
  2. the making of self, thinking of self, egotism.
  3. pride, haughtiness.
  4. (philosophy) the third of the eight producers or sources of creation, viz. the conceit or conception of individuality, individualization.

References[edit]

  • Monier William's Sanskrit-English Dictionary, 2nd Ed. 1899.