आति

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: आंते

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *HaHtíṣ, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HaHtíš, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂n̥h₂tís (duck). Cognate with Latin anas, Ancient Greek νῆττᾰ (nêtta), Ossetian ацц (acc) Old East Slavic уты (uty), Old Prussian antis, Old English æned (English ennet).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Vedic) IPA(key): /ɑː.t̪í/
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈɑː.t̪i/
  • Noun[edit]

    आति (ātíf

    1. aquatic bird
      • c. 1700 BCE – 1200 BCE, Ṛgveda 10.95.9
        यदासु मर्तो अमृतासु निस्पृक्सं क्षोणीभिः क्रतुभिर्न पृङ्क्ते।
        ता आतयो न तन्वः शुम्भत स्वा अश्वासो न क्रीळयो दन्दशानाः॥
        yadāsu marto amṛtāsu nispṛksaṃ kṣoṇībhiḥ kratubhirna pṛṅkte.
        ātayo na tanvaḥ śumbhata svā aśvāso na krīḷayo dandaśānāḥ.
        When, loving these Immortal Ones, the mortal hath converse with the nymphs as they allow him.
        Like swans they show the beauty of their bodies, like horses in their play they bite and nibble.
    2. the bird Turdus ginginianus (Acridotheres ginginianus ? )

    Declension[edit]

    Feminine i-stem declension of आति (ātí)
    Singular Dual Plural
    Nominative आतिः
    ātíḥ
    आती
    ātī́
    आतयः
    ātáyaḥ
    Vocative आते
    ā́te
    आती
    ā́tī
    आतयः
    ā́tayaḥ
    Accusative आतिम्
    ātím
    आती
    ātī́
    आतीः
    ātī́ḥ
    Instrumental आत्या
    ātyā̀
    आतिभ्याम्
    ātíbhyām
    आतिभिः
    ātíbhiḥ
    Dative आतये / आत्ये¹ / आत्यै²
    ātáye / ātyè¹ / ātyaì²
    आतिभ्याम्
    ātíbhyām
    आतिभ्यः
    ātíbhyaḥ
    Ablative आतेः / आत्याः²
    ātéḥ / ātyā̀ḥ²
    आतिभ्याम्
    ātíbhyām
    आतिभ्यः
    ātíbhyaḥ
    Genitive आतेः / आत्याः²
    ātéḥ / ātyā̀ḥ²
    आत्योः
    ātyóḥ
    आतीनाम्
    ātīnā́m
    Locative आतौ / आत्याम्²
    ātaú / ātyā̀m²
    आत्योः
    ātyóḥ
    आतिषु
    ātíṣu
    Notes
    • ¹Less common
    • ²Later Sanskrit

    Descendants[edit]

    References[edit]

    • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 134