मान

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit मान (māna), from मा (, measure).

Noun[edit]

मान (mānm (Urdu spelling مان‎)

  1. measuring, measurement
  2. a measure (how much; quantity, amount, value)
    मान ज्ञात करनाmān gyāt karnāto calculate/derive a value
    एक कप गेहूँ का मान क्या है?
    ek kap gehū̃ kā mān kyā hai?
    How much wheat is in one cup?
    Synonym: परिमाण (parimāṇ)
  3. standard
    स्वर्ण चलन मानsvarṇ calan māngold currency standard
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit मान (māna), from मन् (man, think, believe).

Noun[edit]

मान (mānm (Urdu spelling مان‎)

  1. respect
    Synonyms: इज़्ज़त (izzat), आदर (ādar)
    Antonym: अपमान (apmān)
    1. self-respect; self-esteem
  2. pride, ego
  3. (literature) a period of distress experienced by a heroine
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Konkani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मन्या (manyā, nape), from Proto-Indo-European *mon- (neck). Compare English mane.

Noun[edit]

मान (mān) (Latin script mon, Kannada script ಮಾನ)

  1. back of the neck

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

मान m

  1. Devanagari script form of māna (“pride”)

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Sanskrit[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Vṛddhi derivative of मन् (man, to think; to form a thought, root) +‎ -अ (-a) (nominalization suffix).

Noun[edit]

मान (mā́nam

  1. opinion; notion; conception; idea
  2. purpose; wish; design
  3. (also in the neuter) consideration; regard; respect; honour
  4. a wounded sense of honour (anger or indignation excited by jealousy, caprice, or sulking)
  5. pride; self-respect
  6. self-conceit; arrogance; pride (in the negative sense)
    • c. 1 CE – 200 CE, Vimalakīrtinirdeśa 7.1:
      मानगतिं च दर्शयति सेतुसंक्रामभृतश् च भवति सर्वलोकस्य ।
      mānagatiṃ ca darśayati setusaṃkrāmabhṛtaś ca bhavati sarvalokasya .
      He seems to be giving way to pride, and meanwhile he serves as a bridge and a passage for everyone.
Declension[edit]
Masculine a-stem declension of मान (mā́na)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative मानः
mā́naḥ
मानौ
mā́nau
मानाः / मानासः¹
mā́nāḥ / mā́nāsaḥ¹
Vocative मान
mā́na
मानौ
mā́nau
मानाः / मानासः¹
mā́nāḥ / mā́nāsaḥ¹
Accusative मानम्
mā́nam
मानौ
mā́nau
मानान्
mā́nān
Instrumental मानेन
mā́nena
मानाभ्याम्
mā́nābhyām
मानैः / मानेभिः¹
mā́naiḥ / mā́nebhiḥ¹
Dative मानाय
mā́nāya
मानाभ्याम्
mā́nābhyām
मानेभ्यः
mā́nebhyaḥ
Ablative मानात्
mā́nāt
मानाभ्याम्
mā́nābhyām
मानेभ्यः
mā́nebhyaḥ
Genitive मानस्य
mā́nasya
मानयोः
mā́nayoḥ
मानानाम्
mā́nānām
Locative माने
mā́ne
मानयोः
mā́nayoḥ
मानेषु
mā́neṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Hindi: मान (mān)
  • Tamil: மானம் (māṉam)
  • Telugu: మానము (mānamu)
  • Punjabi: ماݨ/ਮਾਣ (māṇ)

Etymology 2[edit]

From मा (, to measure; to mete out, root) +‎ -अन (-ana, nominalization suffix), from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁-.

Noun[edit]

मान (mā́nam

  1. a building; dwelling
  2. altar
Declension[edit]
Masculine a-stem declension of मान (mā́na)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative मानः
mā́naḥ
मानौ
mā́nau
मानाः / मानासः¹
mā́nāḥ / mā́nāsaḥ¹
Vocative मान
mā́na
मानौ
mā́nau
मानाः / मानासः¹
mā́nāḥ / mā́nāsaḥ¹
Accusative मानम्
mā́nam
मानौ
mā́nau
मानान्
mā́nān
Instrumental मानेन
mā́nena
मानाभ्याम्
mā́nābhyām
मानैः / मानेभिः¹
mā́naiḥ / mā́nebhiḥ¹
Dative मानाय
mā́nāya
मानाभ्याम्
mā́nābhyām
मानेभ्यः
mā́nebhyaḥ
Ablative मानात्
mā́nāt
मानाभ्याम्
mā́nābhyām
मानेभ्यः
mā́nebhyaḥ
Genitive मानस्य
mā́nasya
मानयोः
mā́nayoḥ
मानानाम्
mā́nānām
Locative माने
mā́ne
मानयोः
mā́nayoḥ
मानेषु
mā́neṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Noun[edit]

मान (mā́nan

  1. measuring; meting out
  2. measure; measuring standard (such as a cord)
  3. dimension; size; length (in space or time)
  4. form; appearance
  5. likeness; resemblance
Declension[edit]
Neuter a-stem declension of मान (mā́na)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative मानम्
mā́nam
माने
mā́ne
मानानि / माना¹
mā́nāni / mā́nā¹
Vocative मान
mā́na
माने
mā́ne
मानानि / माना¹
mā́nāni / mā́nā¹
Accusative मानम्
mā́nam
माने
mā́ne
मानानि / माना¹
mā́nāni / mā́nā¹
Instrumental मानेन
mā́nena
मानाभ्याम्
mā́nābhyām
मानैः / मानेभिः¹
mā́naiḥ / mā́nebhiḥ¹
Dative मानाय
mā́nāya
मानाभ्याम्
mā́nābhyām
मानेभ्यः
mā́nebhyaḥ
Ablative मानात्
mā́nāt
मानाभ्याम्
mā́nābhyām
मानेभ्यः
mā́nebhyaḥ
Genitive मानस्य
mā́nasya
मानयोः
mā́nayoḥ
मानानाम्
mā́nānām
Locative माने
mā́ne
मानयोः
mā́nayoḥ
मानेषु
mā́neṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Descendants[edit]

Tatsama:

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