दिन

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Awadhi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit दिन (diná)

Noun[edit]

दिन (din)

  1. day

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit दिन (diná), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *dyew-, *dyeu- (to shine). More at Sanskrit दिन (diná).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

दिन (dinm (Urdu spelling دن)

  1. day
    अक्तूबर में ३१ दिन होते हैं।
    aktūbar mẽ 31 din hote hain.
    There are 31 days in October.
    आज क्या दिन है?
    āj kyā din hai?
    What day is it today?
  2. (figuratively) time
    दिन को दिन और रात को रात न समझता हूँ।
    din ko din aur rāt ko rāt na samajhtā hū̃.
    I am too busy to take notice of time.

Declension[edit]

Declension of दिन
singular plural
direct दिन (din) दिन (din)
oblique दिन (din) दिनों (dinõ)
vocative दिन (din) दिनो (dino)

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “दिन”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons

See also[edit]


Nepali[edit]

Noun[edit]

दिन (din)

  1. day
  2. date
  3. time, opportunity

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vedic Sanskrit दिन (dina), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *dinám, from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-European *dyew-, *dyeu- (to shine). Cognate to the root *déy-no- whence Lithuanian diena, Old Church Slavonic дьнь (dĭnĭ). Other cognates include Old Armenian տիւ (tiw, daytime), Latin diēs (day).

Noun[edit]

दिन (dinán

  1. day

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of दिन
Nom. sg. दिनम् (dinam)
Gen. sg. दिनस्य (dinasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative दिनम् (dinam) दिने (dine) दिनानि (dināni)
Vocative दिन (dina) दिने (dine) दिनानि (dināni)
Accusative दिनम् (dinam) दिने (dine) दिनानि (dināni)
Instrumental दिनेन (dinena) दिनाभ्याम् (dinābhyām) दिनैः (dinaiḥ)
Dative दिना (dinā) दिनाभ्याम् (dinābhyām) दिनेभ्यः (dinebhyaḥ)
Ablative दिनात् (dināt) दिनाभ्याम् (dinābhyām) दिनेभ्यः (dinebhyaḥ)
Genitive दिनस्य (dinasya) दिनयोः (dinayoḥ) दिनानाम् (dinānām)
Locative दिने (dine) दिनयोः (dinayoḥ) दिनेषु (dineṣu)