घात

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit घात (ghāta).

Noun[edit]

घात (ghātm

  1. blow, attack, hit
    Synonym: प्रहार (prahār)
  2. bruise, injury
    Synonym: चोट (coṭ)
  3. killing, slaying, murder
    Synonyms: वध (vadh), हत्या (hatyā)
  4. (mathematics) power
Declension[edit]
Declension of घात
Singular Plural
Direct घात (ghāt) घात (ghāt)
Oblique घात (ghāt) घातों (ghātõ)
Vocative घात (ghāt) घातो (ghāto)

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

घात (ghātm

  1. opportunity, chance
    Synonyms: अवसर (avsar), मौक़ा (mauqā)
Declension[edit]
Declension of घात
Singular Plural
Direct घात (ghāt) घात (ghāt)
Oblique घात (ghāt) घातों (ghātõ)
Vocative घात (ghāt) घातो (ghāto)

References[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

घात (ghātam

  1. a blow, bruise.
  2. slaying, killing.
  3. injuring, hurting, devastation, destruction.

Derived terms[edit]

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 377