जीभ

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जीभ

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā́), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬎𐬎𐬁 (hizvā), Persian زبان (zabân)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Irish teanga, Latin lingua, Tocharian A/B käntu/kantwo, Lithuanian liežùvis, Polish język 'language, people', Armenian լեզու (lezu), and English tongue).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

जीभ (jībhf (Urdu spelling جیبھ)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
    हम जीभ से चखते हैं।
    ham jībh se cakhte hain.
    We taste with our tongues.

Declension[edit]

Declension of जीभ
singular plural
direct जीभ (jībh) जीभें (jībhẽ)
oblique जीभ (jībh) जीभों (jībhõ)
vocative जीभ (jībh) जीभो (jībho)

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References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “जीभ”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “जीभ”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

Old Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā́).

Noun[edit]

जीभ (jībhaf

  1. tongue

Declension[edit]

Declension of जीभ
singular plural
direct जीभ (jībha) जीभा (jībhā)
oblique जीभे (jībhe) जीभां (jībhāṃ)
instrumental जीभा (jībhā) जीभां (jībhāṃ)

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