कल्पना

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit कल्पना (kalpanā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

कल्पना (kalpanāf

  1. imagination
  2. hypothesis, guess

Declension[edit]

Declension of कल्पना
Singular Plural
Direct कल्पना (kalpanā) कल्पनाएँ (kalpanāẽ)
Oblique कल्पना (kalpanā) कल्पनाओं (kalpanāon)
Vocative कल्पना (kalpanā) कल्पनाओ (kalpanāo)

Derived terms[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From कल्प (kalpa)

Noun[edit]

कल्पना (kalpanāf

  1. making, manufacturing, preparing Suṡr. BhP.
  2. practice Car.
  3. fixing, settling, arranging Mn. ix, 116 Yājñ.
  4. creating in the mind, feigning, assuming anything to be real, fiction KapS. &c.
  5. hypothesis Nyāyam.
  6. caparisoning an elephant Daṡ.
  7. form, shape, image
  8. a deed, work, act Mṛicch.