पीठ

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Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /piːʈʰ/

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit पीठ (pīṭha).

Noun[edit]

पीठ (pīṭhm (Urdu spelling پیٹھ‎)

  1. seat, bench, desk
  2. base, plinth (of a statue)
  3. altar
  4. (Hinduism) seat of a deity
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀧𑀺𑀝𑁆𑀞𑀺 (piṭṭhi), from Sanskrit पृष्ठ (pṛṣṭha). Cognate with Punjabi ਪਿੱਠ (piṭṭh).

Noun[edit]

पीठ (pīṭhf (Urdu spelling پیٹھ‎)

  1. back (rear of the body)
Declension[edit]

References[edit]


Marathi[edit]

Marathi Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Marathi पीठ (pīṭha), Maharastri Prakrit 𑀧𑀺𑀝𑁆𑀞 (piṭṭha), from Sanskrit पिष्ट (piṣṭa). Cognate to Konkani पिट्टि (piṭṭi).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /piʈʰ/, [piːʈʰ]

Noun[edit]

पीठ (pīṭhn

  1. flour
  2. meal, except that of wheat

Derived terms[edit]

  • पिठलं (piṭhla, a boiled and spicy sauce made of gram flour)

See also[edit]

  • कणीक (kaṇīk, flour or meal which may be made of wheat)

References[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

पीठ (pīṭham

  1. seat, bench, desk
  2. base, plinth (of a statue)
  3. altar
  4. (religious) seat of a diety

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of पीठ (pīṭha)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative पीठः
pīṭhaḥ
पीठौ
pīṭhau
पीठाः / पीठासः¹
pīṭhāḥ / pīṭhāsaḥ¹
Vocative पीठ
pīṭha
पीठौ
pīṭhau
पीठाः / पीठासः¹
pīṭhāḥ / pīṭhāsaḥ¹
Accusative पीठम्
pīṭham
पीठौ
pīṭhau
पीठान्
pīṭhān
Instrumental पीठेन
pīṭhena
पीठाभ्याम्
pīṭhābhyām
पीठैः / पीठेभिः¹
pīṭhaiḥ / pīṭhebhiḥ¹
Dative पीठाय
pīṭhāya
पीठाभ्याम्
pīṭhābhyām
पीठेभ्यः
pīṭhebhyaḥ
Ablative पीठात्
pīṭhāt
पीठाभ्याम्
pīṭhābhyām
पीठेभ्यः
pīṭhebhyaḥ
Genitive पीठस्य
pīṭhasya
पीठयोः
pīṭhayoḥ
पीठानाम्
pīṭhānām
Locative पीठे
pīṭhe
पीठयोः
pīṭhayoḥ
पीठेषु
pīṭheṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic