आलु

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Hindi[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit आलु (ālu).

Noun[edit]

आलु (ālum (Urdu spelling آلو)

  1. potato
  2. yam

Declension[edit]

Declension of आलु
singular plural
direct आलु (ālu) आलु (ālu)
oblique आलु (ālu) आलुओं (āluon)
vocative आलु (ālu) आलुओ (āluo)

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂eHlu- (root (for eating)). Cognate with Latin allium (onion, garlic).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

आलु (ālun

  1. plum
  2. potato

Declension[edit]

Neuter u-stem declension of आलु
Nom. sg. आलु (ālu)
Gen. sg. आलुनः (ālunaḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative आलु (ālu) आलुनी (ālunī) आलूनि (ālūni)
Vocative आलु (ālu) आलुनी (ālunī) आलूनि (ālūni)
Accusative आलु (ālu) आलुनी (ālunī) आलूनि (ālūni)
Instrumental आलुना (ālunā) आलुभ्याम् (ālubhyām) आलुभिः (ālubhiḥ)
Dative आलुने (ālune) आलुभ्याम् (ālubhyām) आलुभ्यः (ālubhyaḥ)
Ablative आलुनः (ālunaḥ) आलुभ्याम् (ālubhyām) आलुभ्यः (ālubhyaḥ)
Genitive आलुनः (ālunaḥ) आलुनोः (ālunoḥ) आलूनाम् (ālūnām)
Locative आलुनि (āluni) आलुनोः (ālunoḥ) आलुषु (āluṣu)

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 154/1