पीठ

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀧𑀺𑀝𑁆𑀞𑀺 (piṭṭhi), from Sanskrit पृष्टि (pṛṣṭhí). Cognate with Punjabi ਪਿੱਠ (piṭṭh).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

पीठ (pīṭhf

  1. back (rear of the body)

Declension[edit]

Declension of पीठ
Singular Plural
Direct पीठ (pīṭh) पीठें (pīṭhẽ)
Oblique पीठ (pīṭh) पीठों (pīṭhõ)
Vocative पीठ (pīṭh) पीठो (pīṭho)

References[edit]


Marathi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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]

  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “पीठ”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Shankar Gopal Tulpule and Anne Feldhau (1999), “पीठ”, in A Dictionary of Old Marathi, Mumbai: Popular Prakashan
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “piṣṭá (8218)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press