दूध

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See also: दुध and द्ध

Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀤𑀼𑀤𑁆𑀥 (duddha), from Sanskrit दुग्ध (dugdhá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /d̪uːd̪ʱ/

Noun[edit]

दूध (dūdhm (Urdu spelling دودھ‎)

  1. milk

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Gulf Arabic: ديد(dēd)

Marathi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Marathi दूध (dūdha), Maharastri Prakrit 𑀤𑀼𑀤𑁆𑀥 (duddha), from Sanskrit दुग्ध (dugdha).

Noun[edit]

दूध (dūdhn

  1. milk
  2. the milky sap of plants
  3. an emulsion of the cocoanut or other oily kernels or seeds
  4. the early white substance in the ear which grows and hardens into rice
  5. bubby

References[edit]

  • James Thomas Molesworth, “दूध”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley, “dugdhá”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, 1969–1985.

Nepali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit दुग्ध (dugdha)[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d̪ud̪ʱ/, [d̪ud̪]

Noun[edit]

दूध (dūdh)

  1. milk
    Synonym: ओलन (olan)
  2. breast
    Synonyms: स्तन (stan), कुच (kuc)
  3. the milky sap of plants
    Synonym: चोप (cop)

Declension[edit]

Declension of दूध
Singular
nominative दूध (dūdh)
accusative दूधलाई (dūdhlāī)
instrumental दूधले (dūdhle)
dative दूधलाई (dūdhlāī)
ablative दूधबाट (dūdhbāṭa)
genitive दूधको (dūdhko)
locative दूधमा (dūdhmā)
Notes:
  • -को (-ko) becomes:
    • -का (-kā) when followed by a plural noun.
    • -की (-kī) when followed by a feminine noun.

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Schmidt, Ruth L., “दूध”, in A Practical Dictionary of Modern Nepali[2], Ratna Sagar, 1993
  • दूध”, in नेपाली बृहत् शब्दकोश (Nepālī Br̥hat Śabdakoś) [Comprehensive Nepali Dictionary]‎[3], Kathmandu: Nepal Academy, 2018

References[edit]

  1. ^ दूध”, in नेपाली बृहत् शब्दकोश (Nepālī Br̥hat Śabdakoś) [Comprehensive Nepali Dictionary]‎[1], Kathmandu: Nepal Academy, 2018