आग

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀅𑀕𑁆𑀕𑀺 (aggi), from Sanskrit अग्नि (agní), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hagníš, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁n̥gʷnis.

Doublet of अग्नि (agni), a tatsama.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ɑːɡ/, [äːɡ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

आग (āgf (Urdu spelling آگ‎)

  1. fire, flame
    उसने सारी चिट्ठियाँ आग में डाल दीं
    usne sārī ciṭṭhiyā̃ āg mẽ ḍāl dī̃
    He put all the letters into the fire.
    Synonyms: आतिश (ātiś), अग्नि (agni), अगन (agan) (less common)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “आग”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons.

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Marathi आगि (āgi), from Maharastri Prakrit 𑀅𑀕𑁆𑀕𑀺 (aggi) , from Sanskrit अग्नि (agni), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hagnis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁n̥gʷnis.

Noun[edit]

आग (āgf

  1. fire
  2. (figuratively) heat, ardor

References[edit]

  • Berntsen, Maxine, “आग”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983.
  • Molesworth, James Thomas (1857), “आग”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “agní”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press