कण

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See also: कोण

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit कण (káṇa).

Noun[edit]

कण (kaṇm

  1. a speck, particle, atom

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit कण (káṇa).

Noun[edit]

कण (kaṇm

  1. particle, atom

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *kánas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *kánas, from Proto-Indo-European *kón-os, from *kón- (dust, ashes). Cognate with Latin cinis, Ancient Greek κόνις (kónis).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

कण (káṇam

  1. any minute particle, atom
  2. a grain, grain of corn, single seed.

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of कण (káṇa)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative कणः
káṇaḥ
कणौ
káṇau
कणाः / कणासः¹
káṇāḥ / káṇāsaḥ¹
Vocative कण
káṇa
कणौ
káṇau
कणाः / कणासः¹
káṇāḥ / káṇāsaḥ¹
Accusative कणम्
káṇam
कणौ
káṇau
कणान्
káṇān
Instrumental कणेन
káṇena
कणाभ्याम्
káṇābhyām
कणैः / कणेभिः¹
káṇaiḥ / káṇebhiḥ¹
Dative कणाय
káṇāya
कणाभ्याम्
káṇābhyām
कणेभ्यः
káṇebhyaḥ
Ablative कणात्
káṇāt
कणाभ्याम्
káṇābhyām
कणेभ्यः
káṇebhyaḥ
Genitive कणस्य
káṇasya
कणयोः
káṇayoḥ
कणानाम्
káṇānām
Locative कणे
káṇe
कणयोः
káṇayoḥ
कणेषु
káṇeṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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