ज्योतिष

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit ज्योतिष (jyotiṣa).

Noun[edit]

ज्योतिष (jyōtiṣf

  1. astrologer
  2. astrology

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit ज्योतिस (jyotis, light).

Noun[edit]

ज्योतिष (jyotiṣam

  1. an astronomer
  2. the sun
  3. a particular magical formula for exorcising the evil spirits supposed to possess weapons

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of ज्योतिष
Nom. sg. ज्योतिषः (jyotiṣaḥ)
Gen. sg. ज्योतिषस्य (jyotiṣasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative ज्योतिषः (jyotiṣaḥ) ज्योतिषौ (jyotiṣau) ज्योतिषाः (jyotiṣāḥ)
Vocative ज्योतिष (jyotiṣa) ज्योतिषौ (jyotiṣau) ज्योतिषाः (jyotiṣāḥ)
Accusative ज्योतिषम् (jyotiṣam) ज्योतिषौ (jyotiṣau) ज्योतिषान् (jyotiṣān)
Instrumental ज्योतिषेण (jyotiṣeṇa) ज्योतिषाभ्याम् (jyotiṣābhyām) ज्योतिषैः (jyotiṣaiḥ)
Dative ज्योतिषाय (jyotiṣāya) ज्योतिषाभ्याम् (jyotiṣābhyām) ज्योतिषेभ्यः (jyotiṣebhyaḥ)
Ablative ज्योतिषात् (jyotiṣāt) ज्योतिषाभ्याम् (jyotiṣābhyām) ज्योतिषेभ्यः (jyotiṣebhyaḥ)
Genitive ज्योतिषस्य (jyotiṣasya) ज्योतिषयोः (jyotiṣayoḥ) ज्योतिषाणाम् (jyotiṣāṇām)
Locative ज्योतिषे (jyotiṣe) ज्योतिषयोः (jyotiṣayoḥ) ज्योतिषेषु (jyotiṣeṣu)

Noun[edit]

ज्योतिष (jyotiṣan

  1. astrology; the science of the movements of the heavenly bodies and divisions of time dependant thereon; short tract for fixing the days and hours of the Vedic sacrifices (one of the 6 kinds of Vedāṅga texts)

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of ज्योतिष
Nom. sg. ज्योतिषम् (jyotiṣam)
Gen. sg. ज्योतिषस्य (jyotiṣasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative ज्योतिषम् (jyotiṣam) ज्योतिषे (jyotiṣe) ज्योतिषाणि (jyotiṣāṇi)
Vocative ज्योतिष (jyotiṣa) ज्योतिषे (jyotiṣe) ज्योतिषाणि (jyotiṣāṇi)
Accusative ज्योतिषम् (jyotiṣam) ज्योतिषे (jyotiṣe) ज्योतिषाणि (jyotiṣāṇi)
Instrumental ज्योतिषेण (jyotiṣeṇa) ज्योतिषाभ्याम् (jyotiṣābhyām) ज्योतिषैः (jyotiṣaiḥ)
Dative ज्योतिषा (jyotiṣā) ज्योतिषाभ्याम् (jyotiṣābhyām) ज्योतिषेभ्यः (jyotiṣebhyaḥ)
Ablative ज्योतिषात् (jyotiṣāt) ज्योतिषाभ्याम् (jyotiṣābhyām) ज्योतिषेभ्यः (jyotiṣebhyaḥ)
Genitive ज्योतिषस्य (jyotiṣasya) ज्योतिषयोः (jyotiṣayoḥ) ज्योतिषाणाम् (jyotiṣāṇām)
Locative ज्योतिषे (jyotiṣe) ज्योतिषयोः (jyotiṣayoḥ) ज्योतिषेषु (jyotiṣeṣu)

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 0427