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नीति (nītif

  1. leading, bringing, guidance (L.)
  2. conduct, behaviour
  3. policy, political science, ethics
  4. dependence on (MBh.)
  5. presentation, offering (Pāṇ.)
  6. acquisition (W.)


Feminine i-stem declension of नीति
Nom. sg. नीतिः(nītiḥ)
Gen. sg. नीत्याः / नीतेः(nītyāḥ / nīteḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative नीतिः(nītiḥ) नीती(nītī) नीतयः(nītayaḥ)
Vocative नीते(nīte) नीती(nītī) नीतयः(nītayaḥ)
Accusative नीतिम्(nītim) नीती(nītī) नीतीः(nītīḥ)
Instrumental नीत्या(nītyā) नीतिभ्याम्(nītibhyām) नीतिभिः(nītibhiḥ)
Dative नीत्यै / नीतये(nītyai / nītaye) नीतिभ्याम्(nītibhyām) नीतिभ्यः(nītibhyaḥ)
Ablative नीत्याः / नीतेः(nītyāḥ / nīteḥ) नीतिभ्याम्(nītibhyām) नीतिभ्यः(nītibhyaḥ)
Genitive नीत्याः / नीतेः(nītyāḥ / nīteḥ) नीत्योः(nītyoḥ) नीतीनाम्(nītīnām)
Locative नीत्याम् / नीतौ(nītyām / nītau) नीत्योः(nītyoḥ) नीतिषु(nītiṣu)


  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0565