ताक

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀢𑀓𑁆𑀓 (takka), from Sanskrit तर्क (tarka, inquiry, conjecture). Doublet of तर्क (tark).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ताक (tākf

  1. view, gaze (visual perception)
  2. expectation, wait; vigilance (the state of awareness of a coming event)
    शेर हर पल अपने शिकार की ताक में रहता है।
    śer har pal apne śikār kī tāk mẽ rahtā hai.
    The lion constantly lies in wait for its prey.

Declension[edit]

Declension of ताक
Singular Plural
Direct ताक (tāk) ताकें (tākẽ)
Oblique ताक (tāk) ताकों (tākõ)
Vocative ताक (tāk) ताको (tāko)

References[edit]


Konkani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Maharastri Prakrit 𑀢𑀓𑁆𑀓 (takka), from Sanskrit तक्र (tákra), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *tákram, from Proto-Indo-European *ténkl̥-. Cognate to Marathi ताक (tāk), Gujarati તાક (tāk).

Noun[edit]

ताक (tāk) (Latin script tak, Kannada script ತಾಕ್)

  1. buttermilk

References[edit]


Marathi[edit]

Marathi Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia mr

Etymology[edit]

From Maharastri Prakrit 𑀢𑀓𑁆𑀓 (takka), from Sanskrit तक्र (tákra), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *tákram, from Proto-Indo-European *ténkl̥-. Cognate to Konkani ताक, Gujarati તાક (tāk).

Noun[edit]

ताक (tākn

  1. buttermilk

References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen (1982-1983), “ताक”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies
  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “ताक”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Yasavanta Ramakrshna Date (1932-1950), “ताक”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “takrá (5617)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press