मौन

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मौन (mauná)

Noun[edit]

मौन (maunm (Urdu spelling مون)

  1. silence, taciturnity
    वह इस छुट्टी के लिए मौन-व्रत ले लिया।
    vah is chuṭṭī ke lie maun-vrat le liyā.
    For this holiday, he has taken a vow of silence.

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Adjective[edit]

मौन (maun) (Urdu spelling مون)

  1. silent, speechless
    मौन रहो! अध्यापक बात कर रहा है।
    maun raho! adhyāpak bāt kar rahā hai.
    Keep silent! The teacher is speaking.

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Marathi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मौन (mauná)

Noun[edit]

मौन (maun)

  1. silence, refraining from speech

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References[edit]

  • Maxine Berntsen (accessed 12-7-2012), “A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]

Sanskrit[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

मौन (maunán

  1. silence, taciturnity
    मौनं स्वीकृति लक्षणम्।
    maunaṃ svīkṛti lakṣaṇam.
    Silence is (half) consent.
  2. The unblooming state
  3. The office or position of a holy sage

Inflections[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of मौन
Nom. sg. मौनम् (maunam)
Gen. sg. मौनस्य (maunasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative मौनम् (maunam) मौने (maune) मौनानि (maunāni)
Vocative मौन (mauna) मौने (maune) मौनानि (maunāni)
Accusative मौनम् (maunam) मौने (maune) मौनानि (maunāni)
Instrumental मौनेन (maunena) मौनाभ्याम् (maunābhyām) मौनैः (maunaiḥ)
Dative मौना (maunā) मौनाभ्याम् (maunābhyām) मौनेभ्यः (maunebhyaḥ)
Ablative मौनात् (maunāt) मौनाभ्याम् (maunābhyām) मौनेभ्यः (maunebhyaḥ)
Genitive मौनस्य (maunasya) मौनयोः (maunayoḥ) मौनानाम् (maunānām)
Locative मौने (maune) मौनयोः (maunayoḥ) मौनेषु (mauneṣu)

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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, pages 836/3, 837/1
  • Vaman Shivaram Apte (accessed 12-7-2012), “The Practical Sanskrit-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[2]