पितृ

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit पितृ (pitṛ), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *pHtar-, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr.

Noun[edit]

पितृ (pitṛm (Urdu spelling پتر)

  1. father
  2. paternal ancestor

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *pHtar- (compare Avestan 𐬞𐬙𐬁 (ptā), pitar-, Old Persian 𐎱𐎡𐎫𐎠 (pitā)), from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr (compare Ancient Greek πατήρ (patḗr), Latin pater, Tocharian A pācar, English father).

Noun[edit]

पितृ (pitṛm

  1. father
  2. paternal ancestor

Declension[edit]

Declension of पितृ
Nom. sg. पिता (pitā)
Gen. sg. पिता (pitā)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative पिता (pitā) पितरौ (pitarau) पितरः (pitaraḥ)
Vocative पितः (pitaḥ) पितरौ (pitarau) पितरः (pitaraḥ)
Accusative - (-) - (-) - (-)
Instrumental - (-) - (-) - (-)
Dative - (-) - (-) - (-)
Ablative - (-) - (-) - (-)
Genitive - (-) - (-) - (-)
Locative - (-) - (-) - (-)

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