तारा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit [Term?] (with Middle Indo-Aryan -𑀓- (-ka-)), from Sanskrit तारक (tāraka), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hstar-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /t̪ɑː.ɾɑː/, [t̪äː.ɾäː]
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Noun[edit]

तारा (tārām or f (Urdu spelling تارا‎)

  1. star
    Synonym: सितारा (sitārā)
  2. (anatomy) pupil
    आँखों का ताराā̃khõ kā tārāapple of one's eye (literally, “pupil of one's eye”)
    Synonym: पुतली (putlī)
  3. (figuratively) fate, destiny

Declension[edit]


Nepali[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t̪ara/, [t̪äɾä]

Noun[edit]

तारा (tārā)

  1. star

Sanskrit[edit]

Sanskrit Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative scripts[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hstar- (compare Avestan 𐬯𐬙𐬀𐬭-(star-), Persian ستاره(setâre)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr. Other cognates include Latin stella, Ancient Greek ἀστήρ (astḗr) and Old English steorra (English star).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

तारा (tārāf

  1. a fixed star, asterism
  2. the pupil of the eye (chiefly at the end of a compound)
  3. a kind of meteor
  4. (Samkhya philosophy) one of the 8 siddhis
  5. (music) name of a raga of six notes
  6. a kind of perfume
  7. a form of दाक्षायणी (dākṣāyaṇī) (worshipped on the mountain Kiṣkindha; protectress of the Gṛtsa-madas)
  8. Tārā, name of a Buddhist goddess
  9. name of Brihaspati's wife (carried off by soma)
  10. name of the wife of Buddha Amoghasiddha
  11. of a shakti
  12. name of a yogini
  13. name of a female monkey

Declension[edit]

Feminine ā-stem declension of तारा (tārā)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative तारा
tārā
तारे
tāre
ताराः
tārāḥ
Vocative तारे
tāre
तारे
tāre
ताराः
tārāḥ
Accusative ताराम्
tārām
तारे
tāre
ताराः
tārāḥ
Instrumental तारया / तारा¹
tārayā / tārā¹
ताराभ्याम्
tārābhyām
ताराभिः
tārābhiḥ
Dative तारायै
tārāyai
ताराभ्याम्
tārābhyām
ताराभ्यः
tārābhyaḥ
Ablative तारायाः
tārāyāḥ
ताराभ्याम्
tārābhyām
ताराभ्यः
tārābhyaḥ
Genitive तारायाः
tārāyāḥ
तारयोः
tārayoḥ
ताराणाम्
tārāṇām
Locative तारायाम्
tārāyām
तारयोः
tārayoḥ
तारासु
tārāsu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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