माता

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit माता (mātā). Doublet of माँ (mā̃).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /mɑː.t̪ɑː/, [mäː.t̪äː]
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Noun[edit]

माता (mātāf (masculine पिता, Urdu spelling ماتا‎)

  1. mother
    Synonyms: अंबा (ambā), जननी (jannī), अम्मा (ammā), माँ (mā̃)

Declension[edit]


Nepali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit माता (mātā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

माता (mātāf

  1. mother
    Synonyms: जननी (jananī), आमा (āmā)

Declension[edit]

Declension of माता
Singular Plural
nominative माता (mātā) माताहरू (mātāharū)
accusative मातालाई (mātālāī) माताहरूलाई (mātāharūlāī)
instrumental माताले (mātāle) माताहरूले (mātāharūle)
dative मातालाई (mātālāī) माताहरूलाई (mātāharūlāī)
ablative माताबाट (mātābāṭa) माताहरूबाट (mātāharūbāṭa)
genitive माताको (mātāko) माताहरूको (mātāharūko)
locative मातामा (mātāmā) माताहरूमा (mātāharūmā)
Notes:
  • -को (-ko) becomes:
    • -का (-kā) when followed by a plural noun.
    • -की (-kī) when followed by a feminine noun.

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

माता (mātā)

  1. Devanagari script form of mātā, which is nominative/vocative singular of मातर् (mātar, mother)

Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative scripts[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See मातृ (mātṛ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

माता (mātāf

  1. mother
    Synonyms: मातृ (mātṛ), अम्बा (ambā), जननी (jananī)

Declension[edit]

Feminine ā-stem declension of माता (mātā)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative माता
mātā
माते
māte
माताः
mātāḥ
Vocative माते
māte
माते
māte
माताः
mātāḥ
Accusative माताम्
mātām
माते
māte
माताः
mātāḥ
Instrumental मातया / माता¹
mātayā / mātā¹
माताभ्याम्
mātābhyām
माताभिः
mātābhiḥ
Dative मातायै
mātāyai
माताभ्याम्
mātābhyām
माताभ्यः
mātābhyaḥ
Ablative मातायाः
mātāyāḥ
माताभ्याम्
mātābhyām
माताभ्यः
mātābhyaḥ
Genitive मातायाः
mātāyāḥ
मातयोः
mātayoḥ
मातानाम्
mātānām
Locative मातायाम्
mātāyām
मातयोः
mātayoḥ
मातासु
mātāsu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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