भग

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit भग (bhága).

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Noun[edit]

भग (bhagf

  1. (anatomy) vulva

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Pali[edit]

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Noun[edit]

भग n

  1. Devanagari script form of bhaga

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Sanskrit[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *bʰagás, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *bʰagás, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰh₂g-ó-s, from *bʰeh₂g- (to divide, distribute). Cognate with Avestan 𐬠𐬀𐬖𐬀 (baγa, god), Old Persian 𐎲𐎥 (baga, god). Compare also Proto-Slavic *bogъ, an Iranian borrowing.

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Noun[edit]

भग (bhágam

  1. "dispenser", gracious lord, patron (applied to gods, especially to Savitr)
  2. Bhaga
  3. the sun
  4. mud (also bitumen)
  5. good fortune, happiness, welfare, prosperity
  6. dignity, majesty, distinction, excellence, beauty, loveliness
  7. love, affection, sexual passion, amorous pleasure, dalliance
  8. the female organs, pudendum muliebre, vulva

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of भग (bhága)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative भगः
bhágaḥ
भगौ
bhágau
भगाः / भगासः¹
bhágāḥ / bhágāsaḥ¹
Vocative भग
bhága
भगौ
bhágau
भगाः / भगासः¹
bhágāḥ / bhágāsaḥ¹
Accusative भगम्
bhágam
भगौ
bhágau
भगान्
bhágān
Instrumental भगेन
bhágena
भगाभ्याम्
bhágābhyām
भगैः / भगेभिः¹
bhágaiḥ / bhágebhiḥ¹
Dative भगाय
bhágāya
भगाभ्याम्
bhágābhyām
भगेभ्यः
bhágebhyaḥ
Ablative भगात्
bhágāt
भगाभ्याम्
bhágābhyām
भगेभ्यः
bhágebhyaḥ
Genitive भगस्य
bhágasya
भगयोः
bhágayoḥ
भगानाम्
bhágānām
Locative भगे
bháge
भगयोः
bhágayoḥ
भगेषु
bhágeṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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