ध्वज

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Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit ध्वज (dhvajá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /d̪ʱʋəd͡ʒ/

Noun[edit]

ध्वज (dhvajm (Urdu spelling دھوج‎)

  1. flag, banner
    नेपाल का ध्वज अनोखे आकार का है।
    nepāl kā dhvaj anokhe ākār kā hai.
    The flag of Nepal has a unique shape.
    Synonyms: झंडा (jhaṇḍā), पताका (patākā)

Declension[edit]

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Marathi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit ध्वज (dhvajá).

Noun[edit]

ध्वज (dhvajm

  1. flag, banner
    Synonyms: झेंडा (jheṇḍā), पताका (patākā)

References[edit]

  • Berntsen, Maxine, “ध्वज”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983.
  • Molesworth, James Thomas, “ध्वज”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, 1857.
  • Date, Yasavanta Ramakrshna (1932-1950) , “ध्वज”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala.

Sanskrit[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the root ध्वज् (dhvaj), related to banners and movement, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwōg-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ध्वज (dhvajám

  1. a flag-staff
  2. a mark, an emblem
  3. a characteristic sign
  4. a distiller or vendor of spirituous liquors
  5. pride, arrogance, hypocrisy

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of ध्वज (dhvajá)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative ध्वजः
dhvajáḥ
ध्वजौ
dhvajaú
ध्वजाः / ध्वजासः¹
dhvajā́ḥ / dhvajā́saḥ¹
Vocative ध्वज
dhvája
ध्वजौ
dhvájau
ध्वजाः / ध्वजासः¹
dhvájāḥ / dhvájāsaḥ¹
Accusative ध्वजम्
dhvajám
ध्वजौ
dhvajaú
ध्वजान्
dhvajā́n
Instrumental ध्वजेन
dhvajéna
ध्वजाभ्याम्
dhvajā́bhyām
ध्वजैः / ध्वजेभिः¹
dhvajaíḥ / dhvajébhiḥ¹
Dative ध्वजाय
dhvajā́ya
ध्वजाभ्याम्
dhvajā́bhyām
ध्वजेभ्यः
dhvajébhyaḥ
Ablative ध्वजात्
dhvajā́t
ध्वजाभ्याम्
dhvajā́bhyām
ध्वजेभ्यः
dhvajébhyaḥ
Genitive ध्वजस्य
dhvajásya
ध्वजयोः
dhvajáyoḥ
ध्वजानाम्
dhvajā́nām
Locative ध्वजे
dhvajé
ध्वजयोः
dhvajáyoḥ
ध्वजेषु
dhvajéṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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References[edit]

  • ध्वज॑” in Carl Cappeller, A Sanskrit–English Dictionary: Based upon the St. Petersburg Lexicons, Strasbourg: Karl J. Trübner, 1891, →OCLC, page 257, column 2.
  • Macdonell, Arthur Anthony (1893) , “ध्वज”, in A practical Sanskrit dictionary with transliteration, accentuation, and etymological analysis throughout, London: Oxford University Press, page 135.
  • Monier Williams (1899) , “ध्वज”, in A Sanskrit–English Dictionary, [], new edition, Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, OCLC 458052227, page 522, column 1.