रहस्य

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit रहस्य (rahásya), from the root verb रह् (rah, to abandon or forsake).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

रहस्य (rahasyam (Urdu spelling رہسیہ)

  1. secret, mystery
    उसके स्वास्थ्य का रहस्य क्या है?
    uske svāsthya kā rahasya kyā hai?
    What is the secret to his health?
    थानेदार ने रहस्य झट से खोल दिया।
    thānedār ne rahasya jhaṭ se khol diyā.
    The police inspector quickly solved the mystery.

Declension[edit]

Declension of रहस्य
dir. sg. रहस्य (rahasya)
dir. pl. रहस्य (rahasya)
singular plural
direct रहस्य (rahasya) रहस्य (rahasya)
oblique रहस्य (rahasya) रहस्यों (rahasyõ)
vocative रहस्य (rahasya) रहस्यो (rahasyo)

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “रहस्य”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Caturvedi, Mahendra; Bhola Nath Tiwari (1970), “रहस्य”, in A practical Hindi-English dictionary, Delhi: National Publishing House

Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

रहस्य (rahasya)

  1. secret, private, clandestine, concealed, mysterious Vas. MBh. &c. ( °स्यानि रोमाणि, hair on the private parts Mn. iv, 144)

Noun[edit]

रहस्य (rahasyan

  1. a secret, any secret doctrine or mystery, any subtle or recondite point, mystical or esoteric teaching Mn. MBh. &c.
  2. an उपनिषद् (» स-र्°)
  3. full or abridged N. of various works.

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 0871