रस

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀭𑀲 (rasa), from Sanskrit रस (rása).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

रस (rasm (Urdu spelling رس‎)

  1. gravy, soup, broth
  2. juice; any liquid
  3. savour, taste
  4. (formal) essence
  5. (literature, drama, dance) rasa: an emotion evoked by literature, drama, or dance

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993), “रस”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “रस”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

Konkani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit रस (rása)

Noun[edit]

रस (rasm (Latin script ros, Kannada script ರಸ್)

  1. gravy

Nepali[edit]

Noun[edit]

रस (ras)

  1. juice

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

रस m

  1. Devanagari script form of rasa (“taste”)

Declension[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hrásas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hrásas, from Proto-Indo-European *Hros-. The Sanskrit root is रस् (ras).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

रस (rásam

  1. the sap or juice of plants and fruits
  2. fluid, liquid
  3. the best or finest or strongest part of anything, its essence or bloom
  4. taste or the organ of taste, relish or inclination for, desire of
  5. any object of taste or enjoyment
  6. pleasure, charm, beauty
  7. feeling, sentiment, affection
  8. style, character

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of रस (rása)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative रसः
rásaḥ
रसौ
rásau
रसाः / रसासः¹
rásāḥ / rásāsaḥ¹
Vocative रस
rása
रसौ
rásau
रसाः / रसासः¹
rásāḥ / rásāsaḥ¹
Accusative रसम्
rásam
रसौ
rásau
रसान्
rásān
Instrumental रसेन
rásena
रसाभ्याम्
rásābhyām
रसैः / रसेभिः¹
rásaiḥ / rásebhiḥ¹
Dative रसाय
rásāya
रसाभ्याम्
rásābhyām
रसेभ्यः
rásebhyaḥ
Ablative रसात्
rásāt
रसाभ्याम्
rásābhyām
रसेभ्यः
rásebhyaḥ
Genitive रसस्य
rásasya
रसयोः
rásayoḥ
रसानाम्
rásānām
Locative रसे
ráse
रसयोः
rásayoḥ
रसेषु
ráseṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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