गज

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit गज (gaja).

Noun[edit]

गज (gajm (Urdu spelling گج)

  1. elephant
    Synonym: हाथी (hāthī)

Declension[edit]

Declension of गज
Singular Plural
Direct गज (gaj) गज (gaj)
Oblique गज (gaj) गजों (gajõ)
Vocative गज (gaj) गजो (gajo)

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]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Vedic) IPA(key): /ɡɐ.d͡ʑɐ/
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈɡɐ.d͡ʑɐ/
  • Noun[edit]

    गज (gajam

    1. elephant

    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]