काव्य

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit काव्य(kāvyá)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

काव्य ‎(kāvyam ‎(Urdu spelling کاویہ)

  1. poem
  2. poetry

Declension[edit]

Declension of काव्य
singular plural
direct काव्य(kāvya) काव्य(kāvya)
oblique काव्य(kāvya) काव्यों(kāvyõ)
vocative काव्य(kāvya) काव्यो(kāvyo)

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Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit काव्य(kāvyá)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

काव्य ‎(kāvyan

  1. poem
  2. poetry

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From कवि(kaví).

Adjective[edit]

काव्य ‎(kāvyá)

  1. endowed with the qualities of a sage or poet, descended or coming from a sage, prophetic, inspired, poetical
  2. coming from or uttered by the sage उशनस्(uśanas)
  3. of the planet शुक्र(śukra, Venus)

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of काव्य
Nom. sg. काव्यः(kāvyaḥ)
Gen. sg. काव्यस्य(kāvyasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative काव्यः(kāvyaḥ) काव्यौ(kāvyau) काव्याः(kāvyāḥ)
Vocative काव्य(kāvya) काव्यौ(kāvyau) काव्याः(kāvyāḥ)
Accusative काव्यम्(kāvyam) काव्यौ(kāvyau) काव्यान्(kāvyān)
Instrumental काव्येन(kāvyena) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्यैः(kāvyaiḥ)
Dative काव्याय(kāvyāya) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्येभ्यः(kāvyebhyaḥ)
Ablative काव्यात्(kāvyāt) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्येभ्यः(kāvyebhyaḥ)
Genitive काव्यस्य(kāvyasya) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्यानाम्(kāvyānām)
Locative काव्ये(kāvye) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्येषु(kāvyeṣu)
Feminine ā-stem declension of काव्य
Nom. sg. काव्या(kāvyā)
Gen. sg. काव्यायाः(kāvyāyāḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative काव्या(kāvyā) काव्ये(kāvye) काव्याः(kāvyāḥ)
Vocative काव्ये(kāvye) काव्ये(kāvye) काव्याः(kāvyāḥ)
Accusative काव्याम्(kāvyām) काव्ये(kāvye) काव्याः(kāvyāḥ)
Instrumental काव्यया(kāvyayā) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्याभिः(kāvyābhiḥ)
Dative काव्यायै(kāvyāyai) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्याभ्यः(kāvyābhyaḥ)
Ablative काव्यायाः(kāvyāyāḥ) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्याभ्यः(kāvyābhyaḥ)
Genitive काव्यायाः(kāvyāyāḥ) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्यानाम्(kāvyānām)
Locative काव्यायाम्(kāvyāyām) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्यासु(kāvyāsu)
Neuter a-stem declension of काव्य
Nom. sg. काव्यम्(kāvyam)
Gen. sg. काव्यस्य(kāvyasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative काव्यम्(kāvyam) काव्ये(kāvye) काव्यानि(kāvyāni)
Vocative काव्य(kāvya) काव्ये(kāvye) काव्यानि(kāvyāni)
Accusative काव्यम्(kāvyam) काव्ये(kāvye) काव्यानि(kāvyāni)
Instrumental काव्येन(kāvyena) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्यैः(kāvyaiḥ)
Dative काव्या(kāvyā) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्येभ्यः(kāvyebhyaḥ)
Ablative काव्यात्(kāvyāt) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्येभ्यः(kāvyebhyaḥ)
Genitive काव्यस्य(kāvyasya) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्यानाम्(kāvyānām)
Locative काव्ये(kāvye) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्येषु(kāvyeṣu)

Noun[edit]

काव्य ‎(kāvyám

  1. a patronymic of उशनस्(uśanas)
  2. a class of Manes
  3. the descendants of कवि(kavi)
  4. name of a female fiend (= पूतना(pūtanā))

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of काव्य
Nom. sg. काव्यः(kāvyaḥ)
Gen. sg. काव्यस्य(kāvyasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative काव्यः(kāvyaḥ) काव्यौ(kāvyau) काव्याः(kāvyāḥ)
Vocative काव्य(kāvya) काव्यौ(kāvyau) काव्याः(kāvyāḥ)
Accusative काव्यम्(kāvyam) काव्यौ(kāvyau) काव्यान्(kāvyān)
Instrumental काव्येन(kāvyena) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्यैः(kāvyaiḥ)
Dative काव्याय(kāvyāya) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्येभ्यः(kāvyebhyaḥ)
Ablative काव्यात्(kāvyāt) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्येभ्यः(kāvyebhyaḥ)
Genitive काव्यस्य(kāvyasya) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्यानाम्(kāvyānām)
Locative काव्ये(kāvye) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्येषु(kāvyeṣu)

Noun[edit]

काव्य ‎(kāvyán

  1. wisdom, intelligence, prophetic inspiration, high power and art (often in plural)
  2. (poetry) poem, poetical composition with a coherent plot by a single author (opposed to an इतिहास(itihāsa))
  3. term for the first tetrastich in the metre षट्पद(ṣaṭ-pada)
  4. (drama) a kind of drama of one act
  5. a kind of poem (composed in Sanskrit interspersed with Prakrit)
  6. happiness, welfare

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of काव्य
Nom. sg. काव्यम्(kāvyam)
Gen. sg. काव्यस्य(kāvyasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative काव्यम्(kāvyam) काव्ये(kāvye) काव्यानि(kāvyāni)
Vocative काव्य(kāvya) काव्ये(kāvye) काव्यानि(kāvyāni)
Accusative काव्यम्(kāvyam) काव्ये(kāvye) काव्यानि(kāvyāni)
Instrumental काव्येन(kāvyena) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्यैः(kāvyaiḥ)
Dative काव्या(kāvyā) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्येभ्यः(kāvyebhyaḥ)
Ablative काव्यात्(kāvyāt) काव्याभ्याम्(kāvyābhyām) काव्येभ्यः(kāvyebhyaḥ)
Genitive काव्यस्य(kāvyasya) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्यानाम्(kāvyānām)
Locative काव्ये(kāvye) काव्ययोः(kāvyayoḥ) काव्येषु(kāvyeṣu)

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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 0280
  • Arthur A. Macdonell, A practical Sanskrit dictionary with transliteration, accentuation, and etymological analysis throughout, London: Oxford University Press, 1893, page 068
  • Horace Hayman Wilson, A dictionary in Sanscrit and English, 2nd ed., Calcutta: Education Press, Circular Road, 1832, page 219
  • Carl Capeller, A Sanskrit-English dictionary, based upon the St. Petersburg lexicons, London: Luzac & Co., 1891, page 120