रामायण

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit रामायण (rāmāyaṇa).

Proper noun[edit]

रामायण (rāmāyaṇm (Urdu spelling رامائن)

  1. (literature) Ramayana, an ancient Hindu epic about the incarnation of Vishnu, the Rāma

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From राम (rāma).

Proper noun[edit]

रामायण (rāmāyaṇan

  1. (literature) Ramayana, an ancient Hindu epic about the incarnation of Vishnu, the Rāma

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of रामायण
Nom. sg. रामायणम् (rāmāyaṇam)
Gen. sg. रामायणस्य (rāmāyaṇasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative रामायणम् (rāmāyaṇam) रामायणे (rāmāyaṇe) रामायणानि (rāmāyaṇāni)
Vocative रामायण (rāmāyaṇa) रामायणे (rāmāyaṇe) रामायणानि (rāmāyaṇāni)
Accusative रामायणम् (rāmāyaṇam) रामायणे (rāmāyaṇe) रामायणानि (rāmāyaṇāni)
Instrumental रामायणेन (rāmāyaṇena) रामायणाभ्याम् (rāmāyaṇābhyām) रामायणैः (rāmāyaṇaiḥ)
Dative रामायणा (rāmāyaṇā) रामायणाभ्याम् (rāmāyaṇābhyām) रामायणेभ्यः (rāmāyaṇebhyaḥ)
Ablative रामायणात् (rāmāyaṇāt) रामायणाभ्याम् (rāmāyaṇābhyām) रामायणेभ्यः (rāmāyaṇebhyaḥ)
Genitive रामायणस्य (rāmāyaṇasya) रामायणयोः (rāmāyaṇayoḥ) रामायणानाम् (rāmāyaṇānām)
Locative रामायणे (rāmāyaṇe) रामायणयोः (rāmāyaṇayoḥ) रामायणेषु (rāmāyaṇeṣu)

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 0878