राशि

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Etymology[edit]

Sanskrit राशि (rāśi)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ɾɑː.ʃiː/, [ɾäː.ʃiː]

Noun[edit]

राशि (rāśif

  1. amount, quantity
  2. (mathematics) variable
    इस समीकरण में केवल एक राशि है।
    is samīkaraṇ mẽ keval ek rāśi hai.
    There is only one variable in this equation.
  3. (arithmetic) sum, total
  4. astrological sign, zodiac sign

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *rāśíṣ, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *rāćíš, from *rać- (to bind, tie).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

राशि (rāśím or f

  1. a heap, mass, pile, group, multitude, quantity, number (RV.)
    • RV 8.85.8b
      तरिः षष्टिस्त्वा मरुतो वाव्र्धाना उस्रा इव राशयो यज्ञियासः |
      उप तवेमः कर्धि नो भागधेयं शुष्मं त एना हविषा विधेम ||
      triḥ ṣaṣṭistvā maruto vāvṛdhānā usrā iva rāśayo yajñiyāsaḥ |
      upa tvemaḥ kṛdhi no bhāghadheyaṃ śuṣmaṃ ta enā haviṣā vidhema ||
      Thrice-sixty Maruts, waxing strong, were with thee, like piles of beaming light, worthy of worship.
      We come to thee: grant us a happy portion. Let us adore thy might with this oblation.
  2. (arithmetic) a sum or the figure or figures put down for an operation (such as multiplying, dividing) (Col.)
  3. a measure of quantity (= द्रोण (droṇa)) (ŚārṅgS.)
  4. a sign of the zodiac (as being a certain sum or quantity of degrees), one-twelfth part of the ecliptic, an astrological house (MBh., VarBṛS. etc.) (compare IW. 178)
  5. a heap of corn (L.)
  6. name of an एकाह (ekāha) (ŚrS.)

Declension[edit]

Masculine i-stem declension of राशि (rāśí)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative राशिः
rāśíḥ
राशी
rāśī́
राशयः
rāśáyaḥ
Vocative राशे
rā́śe
राशी
rā́śī
राशयः
rā́śayaḥ
Accusative राशिम्
rāśím
राशी
rāśī́
राशीन्
rāśī́n
Instrumental राशिना / राश्या¹
rāśínā / rāśyā̀¹
राशिभ्याम्
rāśíbhyām
राशिभिः
rāśíbhiḥ
Dative राशये / राश्ये²
rāśáye / rāśyè²
राशिभ्याम्
rāśíbhyām
राशिभ्यः
rāśíbhyaḥ
Ablative राशेः / राश्यः²
rāśéḥ / rāśyàḥ²
राशिभ्याम्
rāśíbhyām
राशिभ्यः
rāśíbhyaḥ
Genitive राशेः / राश्यः²
rāśéḥ / rāśyàḥ²
राश्योः
rāśyóḥ
राशीनाम्
rāśīnā́m
Locative राशौ
rāśaú
राश्योः
rāśyóḥ
राशिषु
rāśíṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic
  • ²Less common
Feminine i-stem declension of राशि (rāśí)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative राशिः
rāśíḥ
राशी
rāśī́
राशयः
rāśáyaḥ
Vocative राशे
rā́śe
राशी
rā́śī
राशयः
rā́śayaḥ
Accusative राशिम्
rāśím
राशी
rāśī́
राशीः
rāśī́ḥ
Instrumental राश्या
rāśyā̀
राशिभ्याम्
rāśíbhyām
राशिभिः
rāśíbhiḥ
Dative राशये / राश्ये¹ / राश्यै²
rāśáye / rāśyè¹ / rāśyaì²
राशिभ्याम्
rāśíbhyām
राशिभ्यः
rāśíbhyaḥ
Ablative राशेः / राश्याः²
rāśéḥ / rāśyā̀ḥ²
राशिभ्याम्
rāśíbhyām
राशिभ्यः
rāśíbhyaḥ
Genitive राशेः / राश्याः²
rāśéḥ / rāśyā̀ḥ²
राश्योः
rāśyóḥ
राशीनाम्
rāśīnā́m
Locative राशौ / राश्याम्²
rāśaú / rāśyā̀m²
राश्योः
rāśyóḥ
राशिषु
rāśíṣu
Notes
  • ¹Less common
  • ²Later Sanskrit

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