बहू

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀯𑀳𑀽 (vahū), 𑀯𑀥𑀽 (vadhū), from Sanskrit वधू (vadhū́).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

बहू (bahūf (Urdu spelling بہو‎)

  1. daughter-in-law

Declension[edit]

Declension of बहू
Singular Plural
Direct बहू (bahū) बहूएँ (bahūẽ)
Oblique बहू (bahū) बहूओं (bahūon)
Vocative बहू (bahū) बहूओ (bahūo)

Descendants[edit]

  • English: bahu

References[edit]

  1. ^ Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “vadhūˊ (11250)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press