धूप

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Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /d̪ʱuːp/

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Ashokan Prakrit *𑀥𑀼𑀧𑁆𑀧𑀸 (*dhuppā), from *𑀥𑀺𑀧𑁆𑀧𑁆 (*dhipp, to flicker, shine, root).[1]

Noun[edit]

धूप (dhūpf (Urdu spelling دھوپ‎)

  1. sunshine
    Synonym: (rare) सूर्यकांति (sūryakānti)
  2. the heat of the sun
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “*dhuppā”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press

Etymology 2[edit]

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit धूप (dhūpa).

Noun[edit]

धूप (dhūpm (Urdu spelling دھوپ‎)

  1. incense
    मैं परमेश्वर के नाम सुगन्धित धूप जलाऊँगा
    ma͠i parmeśvar ke nām sugandhit dhūp jalāūṅgā
    I will burn redolent incense in the name of God.
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Sanskrit[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From धूप् (dhūp, to fumigate, perfume, root) +‎ -अ (-a).

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Noun[edit]

धूप (dhūpam

  1. incense, perfume, aromatic vapour or smoke proceeding from gum or resin, the gum and resin themselves

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of धूप (dhūpa)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative धूपः
dhūpaḥ
धूपौ
dhūpau
धूपाः / धूपासः¹
dhūpāḥ / dhūpāsaḥ¹
Vocative धूप
dhūpa
धूपौ
dhūpau
धूपाः / धूपासः¹
dhūpāḥ / dhūpāsaḥ¹
Accusative धूपम्
dhūpam
धूपौ
dhūpau
धूपान्
dhūpān
Instrumental धूपेन
dhūpena
धूपाभ्याम्
dhūpābhyām
धूपैः / धूपेभिः¹
dhūpaiḥ / dhūpebhiḥ¹
Dative धूपाय
dhūpāya
धूपाभ्याम्
dhūpābhyām
धूपेभ्यः
dhūpebhyaḥ
Ablative धूपात्
dhūpāt
धूपाभ्याम्
dhūpābhyām
धूपेभ्यः
dhūpebhyaḥ
Genitive धूपस्य
dhūpasya
धूपयोः
dhūpayoḥ
धूपानाम्
dhūpānām
Locative धूपे
dhūpe
धूपयोः
dhūpayoḥ
धूपेषु
dhūpeṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Descendants[edit]

  • Pali: dhūpa
  • Bengali: ধূপ (dhup)
  • Hindi: धूप (dhūp) (learned)
  • Khmer: ធូប (thuup)
  • Lao: ທູບ (thūp)
  • Malay: dupa (incense)
    • Indonesian: dupa
    • Lindu: dupa (perfume; incense, aromatic resin)
    • Tagalog: dupâ (incense)
    • Ternate: dupa (incense)
  • Old Javanese: dhūpa (incense)dupa (incense)
  • Thai: ธูป (tûup)

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