जिह्वा

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬏𐬁(hizvā)), Persian زوان(zavân)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s. Other cognates include Old Latin dingua and Latin lingua, Gothic 𐍄𐌿𐌲𐌲𐍉(tuggō) and Old Church Slavonic ѩзꙑкъ(językŭ), Old Prussian insuwis, Old Armenian լեզու(lezu).

Noun[edit]

जिह्वा ‎(jihvā́f

  1. tongue

Declension[edit]

Feminine ā-stem declension of जिह्वा
Nom. sg. जिह्वा(jihvā)
Gen. sg. जिह्वायाः(jihvāyāḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative जिह्वा(jihvā) जिह्वे(jihve) जिह्वाः(jihvāḥ)
Vocative जिह्वे(jihve) जिह्वे(jihve) जिह्वाः(jihvāḥ)
Accusative जिह्वाम्(jihvām) जिह्वे(jihve) जिह्वाः(jihvāḥ)
Instrumental जिह्वया(jihvayā) जिह्वाभ्याम्(jihvābhyām) जिह्वाभिः(jihvābhiḥ)
Dative जिह्वायै(jihvāyai) जिह्वाभ्याम्(jihvābhyām) जिह्वाभ्यः(jihvābhyaḥ)
Ablative जिह्वायाः(jihvāyāḥ) जिह्वाभ्याम्(jihvābhyām) जिह्वाभ्यः(jihvābhyaḥ)
Genitive जिह्वायाः(jihvāyāḥ) जिह्वयोः(jihvayoḥ) जिह्वानाम्(jihvānām)
Locative जिह्वायाम्(jihvāyām) जिह्वयोः(jihvayoḥ) जिह्वासु(jihvāsu)

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