गायन

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit गायन (gāyana).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ɡɑː.jən/, [ɡäː.jə̃n̪]

Noun[edit]

गायन (gāyanm

  1. singing
    Synonyms: गीत (gīt), गाना (gānā), गायकी (gāykī)
  2. song
    Synonyms: गाना (gānā), गान (gān)

Declension[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative scripts[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root गै (gai) +‎ -अन (-ana).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun 1[edit]

गायन (gāyanan

  1. the act of singing
  2. a song
  3. the act of professing or practising singing as a livelihood

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of गायन (gāyana)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative गायनम्
gāyanam
गायने
gāyane
गायनानि / गायना¹
gāyanāni / gāyanā¹
Vocative गायन
gāyana
गायने
gāyane
गायनानि / गायना¹
gāyanāni / gāyanā¹
Accusative गायनम्
gāyanam
गायने
gāyane
गायनानि / गायना¹
gāyanāni / gāyanā¹
Instrumental गायनेन
gāyanena
गायनाभ्याम्
gāyanābhyām
गायनैः / गायनेभिः¹
gāyanaiḥ / gāyanebhiḥ¹
Dative गायनाय
gāyanāya
गायनाभ्याम्
gāyanābhyām
गायनेभ्यः
gāyanebhyaḥ
Ablative गायनात्
gāyanāt
गायनाभ्याम्
gāyanābhyām
गायनेभ्यः
gāyanebhyaḥ
Genitive गायनस्य
gāyanasya
गायनयोः
gāyanayoḥ
गायनानाम्
gāyanānām
Locative गायने
gāyane
गायनयोः
gāyanayoḥ
गायनेषु
gāyaneṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Noun 2[edit]

गायन (gāyanam

  1. a singer, praiser
  2. a talker

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of गायन (gāyana)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative गायनः
gāyanaḥ
गायनौ
gāyanau
गायनाः / गायनासः¹
gāyanāḥ / gāyanāsaḥ¹
Vocative गायन
gāyana
गायनौ
gāyanau
गायनाः / गायनासः¹
gāyanāḥ / gāyanāsaḥ¹
Accusative गायनम्
gāyanam
गायनौ
gāyanau
गायनान्
gāyanān
Instrumental गायनेन
gāyanena
गायनाभ्याम्
gāyanābhyām
गायनैः / गायनेभिः¹
gāyanaiḥ / gāyanebhiḥ¹
Dative गायनाय
gāyanāya
गायनाभ्याम्
gāyanābhyām
गायनेभ्यः
gāyanebhyaḥ
Ablative गायनात्
gāyanāt
गायनाभ्याम्
gāyanābhyām
गायनेभ्यः
gāyanebhyaḥ
Genitive गायनस्य
gāyanasya
गायनयोः
gāyanayoḥ
गायनानाम्
gāyanānām
Locative गायने
gāyane
गायनयोः
gāyanayoḥ
गायनेषु
gāyaneṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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