नदी

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See also: नाद and नींद

Bhojpuri[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit नदी (nadī́).

Noun[edit]

नदी (nadīf

  1. river

Hindi[edit]

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नदी

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit नदी (nadī́).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

नदी (nadīf (Urdu spelling ندی)

  1. (geography) river
    बहुत देर के बाद, नदी समुद्र में गिर जाती है।
    bahut der ke bād, nadī samudra mẽ gir jātī hai.
    After a long time, the river falls into the sea.

Declension[edit]

Declension of नदी
singular plural
direct नदी (nadī) नदियाँ (nadiyā̃)
oblique नदी (nadī) नदियों (nadiyõ)
vocative नदी (nadī) नदियो (nadiyo)

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Platts, John T. (1884), “नदी”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit नदी (nadī).

Noun[edit]

नदी (nadīf

  1. river

References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen (1982-1983), “नदी”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies

Nepali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit नदी (nadī́).

Noun[edit]

नदी (nadī), pronounced नदि (nadi)

  1. (geography) (large) river

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *nadíH (river), perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *ned-ih₂. Compare Young Avestan 𐬀𐬥𐬀𐬌𐬜𐬍𐬨 (anaiδīm, across a river).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

नदी (nadī́f

  1. river
  2. (poetry) name of 2 kinds of metre
  3. (linguistics) name of particular feminine stems ending in -ī or -ū (as in नदी (nadī) itself)

Declension[edit]

Feminine ī-stem declension of नदी
Nom. sg. नदी (nadī)
Gen. sg. नद्याः (nadyāḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative नदी (nadī) नद्यौ (nadyau) नद्यः (nadyaḥ)
Vocative नदि (nadi) नद्यौ (nadyau) नद्यः (nadyaḥ)
Accusative नदीम् (nadīm) नद्यौ (nadyau) नदीः (nadīḥ)
Instrumental नद्या (nadyā) नदीभ्याम् (nadībhyām) नदीभिः (nadībhiḥ)
Dative नद्यै (nadyai) नदीभ्याम् (nadībhyām) नदीभ्यः (nadībhyaḥ)
Ablative नद्याः (nadyāḥ) नदीभ्याम् (nadībhyām) नदीभ्यः (nadībhyaḥ)
Genitive नद्याः (nadyāḥ) नद्योः (nadyoḥ) नदीनाम् (nadīnām)
Locative नद्याम् (nadyām) नद्योः (nadyoḥ) नदीषु (nadīṣu)

Descendants[edit]