मूल

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Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀫𑀽𑀮 (mūla), from Sanskrit मूल (mūla). Cognate with Gujarati મૂળ (mūḷ) and Bengali মূল (mul).

Adjective[edit]

मूल (mūl)

  1. original, basic, fundamental
  2. native, indigenous
  3. ancient, continually existent

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

मूल (mūlm

  1. original copy
  2. source, origin

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Marathi[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit मूल (mūla). Cognate with Gujarati મૂળ (mūḷ).

Noun[edit]

मूल (mūln

  1. (of a plant) root
  2. (by extension) origin
    Synonyms: निदान (nidān)
  3. (by extension) progenitor, first ancestor

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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

मूल (mūln

  1. child or kid regardless of gender or age
    Synonyms: पोर (por)
  2. son or daughter regardless of gender
    Synonyms: लेकरू (lekrū)

Usage notes[edit]

While the neuter word मूल (mūl) is often used interchangeably with the words मुलगा (mulgā) and मुलगी (mulgī), the word मूल (mūl) should be discriminated from the words मुलगा (mulgā) and मुलगी (mulgī).

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Nepali[edit]

Adjective[edit]

मूल (mūla), pronounced मुल् (mul)

  1. main, primary
  2. essential, necessary

Noun[edit]

मूल (mūl), pronounced मुल (mul)

  1. root, source

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately probably derived from a Proto-Dravidian word corresponding with modern Tamil முளா (muḷā) or முள்ளங்கி (muḷḷaṅki).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

मूल (mū́lan

  1. root
  2. radish
  3. origin, base, foundation

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of मूल
Nom. sg. मूलम् (mūlam)
Gen. sg. मूलस्य (mūlasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative मूलम् (mūlam) मूले (mūle) मूलानि (mūlāni)
Vocative मूल (mūla) मूले (mūle) मूलानि (mūlāni)
Accusative मूलम् (mūlam) मूले (mūle) मूलानि (mūlāni)
Instrumental मूलेन (mūlena) मूलाभ्याम् (mūlābhyām) मूलैः (mūlaiḥ)
Dative मूला (mūlā) मूलाभ्याम् (mūlābhyām) मूलेभ्यः (mūlebhyaḥ)
Ablative मूलात् (mūlāt) मूलाभ्याम् (mūlābhyām) मूलेभ्यः (mūlebhyaḥ)
Genitive मूलस्य (mūlasya) मूलयोः (mūlayoḥ) मूलानाम् (mūlānām)
Locative मूले (mūle) मूलयोः (mūlayoḥ) मूलेषु (mūleṣu)

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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 826
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “mūˊla”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press