नाम

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See also: नम, नम्, and नामी

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit नामन् ‎(nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *nā́man, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man- (compare Persian نام ‎(nâm)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ ‎(name). Compare Greek όνομα ‎(ónoma), Italian nome, Tocharian A ñom, Armenian անուն ‎(anun), and English name.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

नाम ‎(nāmm ‎(Urdu spelling نام)

  1. name
    मेरा नाम विनोद है।
    merā nām vinod hai.
    My name is Vinod.
    यह उसका असली नाम नहीं है।
    yah uskā aslī nām nahī̃ hai.
    This is not his real name.
  2. name, fame, reputation
    उसका नाम सारे देश में फैल गया।
    uskā nām sāre deś mẽ phail gayā.
    His fame spread all over the country.
  3. (Hinduism) the divine name

Declension[edit]

Declension of नाम
singular plural
direct नाम ‎(nām) नाम ‎(nām)
oblique नाम ‎(nām) नामों ‎(nāmõ)
vocative नाम ‎(nām) नामो ‎(nāmo)

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “नाम”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993), “नाम”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press, page 553

Marathi[edit]

Noun[edit]

नाम ‎(nām?

  1. name

Nepali[edit]

Noun[edit]

नाम ‎(nām)

  1. name