जानु

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See also: जान

Nepali[edit]

Verb[edit]

जानु (jānu)

  1. to go, to leave

Conjugation[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *ȷ́ā́nu, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ĵā́nu, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu (knee). Cognate with Old Armenian ծունգք (cungkʿ), Ancient Greek γόνυ (gónu, knee), Latin genu (knee), Avestan 𐬰𐬁𐬥𐬎 (zānu), Persian زانو (zânu), Old English cnēo (whence English knee)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

जानु (jā́nun

  1. (anatomy) knee
  2. (as a measure of length) 32

Declension[edit]

Neuter u-stem declension of जानु (jā́nu)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative जानु
jā́nu
जानुनी
jā́nunī
जानू / जानु / जानूनि¹
jā́nū / jā́nu / jā́nūni¹
Vocative जानु / जानो
jā́nu / jā́no
जानुनी
jā́nunī
जानू / जानु / जानूनि¹
jā́nū / jā́nu / jā́nūni¹
Accusative जानु
jā́nu
जानुनी
jā́nunī
जानू / जानु / जानूनि¹
jā́nū / jā́nu / jā́nūni¹
Instrumental जानुना / जान्वा²
jā́nunā / jā́nvā²
जानुभ्याम्
jā́nubhyām
जानुभिः
jā́nubhiḥ
Dative जानवे / जान्वे³
jā́nave / jā́nve³
जानुभ्याम्
jā́nubhyām
जानुभ्यः
jā́nubhyaḥ
Ablative जानोः / जानुनः¹ / जान्वः³
jā́noḥ / jā́nunaḥ¹ / jā́nvaḥ³
जानुभ्याम्
jā́nubhyām
जानुभ्यः
jā́nubhyaḥ
Genitive जानोः / जानुनः¹ / जान्वः³
jā́noḥ / jā́nunaḥ¹ / jā́nvaḥ³
जानुनोः
jā́nunoḥ
जानूनाम्
jā́nūnām
Locative जानुनि¹
jā́nuni¹
जानुनोः
jā́nunoḥ
जानुषु
jā́nuṣu
Notes
  • ¹Later Sanskrit
  • ²Vedic
  • ³Less common

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