नारी

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit नारी (nā́rī).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /nɑː.ɾiː/, [n̪äː.ɾiː]

Noun[edit]

नारी (nārīf (Urdu spelling ناری‎)

  1. woman
  2. wife

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From earlier Vedic Sanskrit नारि (nā́ri); ultimately from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́riš (woman). Cognate with Avestan 𐬥𐬁𐬌𐬭𐬌(iri, woman), Middle Persian n'(y)lyk' (nārīg, woman, lady wife).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

नारी (nā́rīf

  1. woman, wife
  2. female or any object regarded as feminine
  3. sacrifice

Declension[edit]

Feminine ī-stem declension of नारी (nā́rī)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative नारी
nā́rī
नार्यौ / नारी¹
nā́ryau / nā́rī¹
नार्यः / नारीः¹
nā́ryaḥ / nā́rīḥ¹
Vocative नारि
nā́ri
नार्यौ / नारी¹
nā́ryau / nā́rī¹
नार्यः / नारीः¹
nā́ryaḥ / nā́rīḥ¹
Accusative नारीम्
nā́rīm
नार्यौ / नारी¹
nā́ryau / nā́rī¹
नारीः
nā́rīḥ
Instrumental नार्या
nā́ryā
नारीभ्याम्
nā́rībhyām
नारीभिः
nā́rībhiḥ
Dative नार्यै
nā́ryai
नारीभ्याम्
nā́rībhyām
नारीभ्यः
nā́rībhyaḥ
Ablative नार्याः
nā́ryāḥ
नारीभ्याम्
nā́rībhyām
नारीभ्यः
nā́rībhyaḥ
Genitive नार्याः
nā́ryāḥ
नार्योः
nā́ryoḥ
नारीणाम्
nā́rīṇām
Locative नार्याम्
nā́ryām
नार्योः
nā́ryoḥ
नारीषु
nā́rīṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Descendants[edit]

  • Telugu: నారి (nāri)
  • Thai: นารี (naa-rii)