आश्रय

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit आश्रय (āśraya).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ɑːʃ.ɾəj/, [äːʃ.ɾəj]

Noun[edit]

आश्रय (āśraym

  1. shelter, refuge
    उन्हें पड़ोसी के घर में आश्रय लेना पड़ा।
    unhẽ paṛosī ke ghar mẽ āśray lenā paṛā.
    He had to take shelter in his neighbour's home.
    Synonym: शरण (śaraṇ)

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Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Synchronically analysable as (ā) +‎ श्रि (śri, root). For more on the verb root, see श्रयति (śrayati).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

आश्रय (āśrayam

  1. refuge, shelter
  2. attachment, support
  3. assistance, help
  4. dependence
  5. origin, source

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

  • Paisaci Prakrit: [Term?]
  • Hindi: आश्रय (āśray)
  • Tocharian B: āśrai

Further reading[edit]

  • Hellwig, Oliver (2010-2022), “āśraya”, in DCS - The Digital Corpus of Sanskrit, Berlin, Germany.