प्रवाह

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Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit प्रवाह (pravāha).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

प्रवाह (pravāhm

  1. current, flow; course (literal and figurative)
    1. (electricity) electric current
  2. (Hinduism) the pouring of ashes into a holy river

Declension[edit]

Declension of प्रवाह
singular plural
direct प्रवाह (pravāh) प्रवाह (pravāh)
oblique प्रवाह (pravāh) प्रवाहों (pravāhõ)
vocative प्रवाह (pravāh) प्रवाहो (pravāho)

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From प्रवह् (pravah, to carry forwards)

Noun[edit]

प्रवाह (pravāham, f

  1. a stream, river, current, running water.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • 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 0691