दिव्य

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *diwyós (heavenly, divine). Cognate with Ancient Greek δῖος (dîos), Latin dīus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

दिव्य (divyá)

  1. divine, heavenly, celestial
  2. supernatural, wonderful, magical
  3. charming, beautiful, agreeable

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of दिव्य
Nom. sg. दिव्यः (divyaḥ)
Gen. sg. दिव्यस्य (divyasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative दिव्यः (divyaḥ) दिव्यौ (divyau) दिव्याः (divyāḥ)
Vocative दिव्य (divya) दिव्यौ (divyau) दिव्याः (divyāḥ)
Accusative दिव्यम् (divyam) दिव्यौ (divyau) दिव्यान् (divyān)
Instrumental दिव्येन (divyena) दिव्याभ्याम् (divyābhyām) दिव्यैः (divyaiḥ)
Dative दिव्याय (divyāya) दिव्याभ्याम् (divyābhyām) दिव्येभ्यः (divyebhyaḥ)
Ablative दिव्यात् (divyāt) दिव्याभ्याम् (divyābhyām) दिव्येभ्यः (divyebhyaḥ)
Genitive दिव्यस्य (divyasya) दिव्ययोः (divyayoḥ) दिव्यानाम् (divyānām)
Locative दिव्ये (divye) दिव्ययोः (divyayoḥ) दिव्येषु (divyeṣu)
Feminine ā-stem declension of दिव्य
Nom. sg. दिव्या (divyā)
Gen. sg. दिव्यायाः (divyāyāḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative दिव्या (divyā) दिव्ये (divye) दिव्याः (divyāḥ)
Vocative दिव्ये (divye) दिव्ये (divye) दिव्याः (divyāḥ)
Accusative दिव्याम् (divyām) दिव्ये (divye) दिव्याः (divyāḥ)
Instrumental दिव्यया (divyayā) दिव्याभ्याम् (divyābhyām) दिव्याभिः (divyābhiḥ)
Dative दिव्यायै (divyāyai) दिव्याभ्याम् (divyābhyām) दिव्याभ्यः (divyābhyaḥ)
Ablative दिव्यायाः (divyāyāḥ) दिव्याभ्याम् (divyābhyām) दिव्याभ्यः (divyābhyaḥ)
Genitive दिव्यायाः (divyāyāḥ) दिव्ययोः (divyayoḥ) दिव्यानाम् (divyānām)
Locative दिव्यायाम् (divyāyām) दिव्ययोः (divyayoḥ) दिव्यासु (divyāsu)
Neuter a-stem declension of दिव्य
Nom. sg. दिव्यम् (divyam)
Gen. sg. दिव्यस्य (divyasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative दिव्यम् (divyam) दिव्ये (divye) दिव्यानि (divyāni)
Vocative दिव्य (divya) दिव्ये (divye) दिव्यानि (divyāni)
Accusative दिव्यम् (divyam) दिव्ये (divye) दिव्यानि (divyāni)
Instrumental दिव्येन (divyena) दिव्याभ्याम् (divyābhyām) दिव्यैः (divyaiḥ)
Dative दिव्या (divyā) दिव्याभ्याम् (divyābhyām) दिव्येभ्यः (divyebhyaḥ)
Ablative दिव्यात् (divyāt) दिव्याभ्याम् (divyābhyām) दिव्येभ्यः (divyebhyaḥ)
Genitive दिव्यस्य (divyasya) दिव्ययोः (divyayoḥ) दिव्यानाम् (divyānām)
Locative दिव्ये (divye) दिव्ययोः (divyayoḥ) दिव्येषु (divyeṣu)

Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

दिव्य (divyam

  1. a kind of animal
  2. name of a prince
  3. name of the author of RV

Noun[edit]

दिव्य (divyan

  1. divine world, anything divine.
  2. pl., the celestial regions, the sky, heaven.
  3. ordeal (10 kinds, viz. तुला, अग्नि, जल, विष, कोश, तण्डुल, तप्त-माष, फाल, धर्माधर्म, तुलसी, compare ss.vv.) Yājñ. ii, 22, 95 Pañc. i, 450/451, 451, 452, etc.
  4. oath, solemn promise.

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 479