गज

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit गज (gaja).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ɡəd͡ʒ/

Noun[edit]

गज (gajm (Urdu spelling گج‎)

  1. elephant
    Synonym: हाथी (hāthī)

Declension[edit]


Old Gujarati[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit गज (gaja).

Noun[edit]

गज (gajam

  1. elephant

Rajasthani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit गज (gaja).

Noun[edit]

गज (gajm

  1. elephant

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bhanwar Lal Suthar and Sukhveer Singh Gahlot (1998), Rajasthani-Hindi-English Dictionary, page 80. Jodhpur: Bharat Printers (Press).

Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root गज् (gaj, to sound, to roar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

गज (gajam

  1. elephant
    Synonyms: हस्तिन् (hastin), नाग (nāga), कुञ्जर (kuñjara)

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of गज
Nom. sg. गजः (gajaḥ)
Gen. sg. गजस्य (gajasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative गजः (gajaḥ) गजौ (gajau) गजाः (gajāḥ)
Vocative गज (gaja) गजौ (gajau) गजाः (gajāḥ)
Accusative गजम् (gajam) गजौ (gajau) गजान् (gajān)
Instrumental गजेन (gajena) गजाभ्याम् (gajābhyām) गजैः (gajaiḥ)
Dative गजाय (gajāya) गजाभ्याम् (gajābhyām) गजेभ्यः (gajebhyaḥ)
Ablative गजात् (gajāt) गजाभ्याम् (gajābhyām) गजेभ्यः (gajebhyaḥ)
Genitive गजस्य (gajasya) गजयोः (gajayoḥ) गजानाम् (gajānām)
Locative गजे (gaje) गजयोः (gajayoḥ) गजेषु (gajeṣu)

Descendants[edit]