लाभ

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit लाभ (lābhá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /lɑːbʱ/, [l̪äːbʱ]

Noun[edit]

लाभ (lābhm (Urdu spelling لابھ‎)

  1. benefit, advantage
    तुम्हे अवसर का लाभ उठाना चाहिए।
    tumhe avsar kā lābh uṭhānā cāhie.
    You should take advantage of the opportunity.
  2. profit
    मैंने अपने अनुभव से लाभ उठाया।
    mainne apne anubhav se lābh uṭhāyā.
    I profited from my experience.
  3. gain
  4. use

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Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative scripts[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Vṛddhi derivative of लभ् (labh, root).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

लाभ (lābhám

  1. meeting with, finding
  2. obtaining, getting, attaining, acquisition, gain, profit
  3. capture, conquest
  4. apprehension, perception, knowledge
  5. (astrology) name of the 11th lunar mansion

Descendants[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of लाभ (lābhá)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative लाभः
lābháḥ
लाभौ
lābhaú
लाभाः / लाभासः¹
lābhā́ḥ / lābhā́saḥ¹
Vocative लाभ
lā́bha
लाभौ
lā́bhau
लाभाः / लाभासः¹
lā́bhāḥ / lā́bhāsaḥ¹
Accusative लाभम्
lābhám
लाभौ
lābhaú
लाभान्
lābhā́n
Instrumental लाभेन
lābhéna
लाभाभ्याम्
lābhā́bhyām
लाभैः / लाभेभिः¹
lābhaíḥ / lābhébhiḥ¹
Dative लाभाय
lābhā́ya
लाभाभ्याम्
lābhā́bhyām
लाभेभ्यः
lābhébhyaḥ
Ablative लाभात्
lābhā́t
लाभाभ्याम्
lābhā́bhyām
लाभेभ्यः
lābhébhyaḥ
Genitive लाभस्य
lābhásya
लाभयोः
lābháyoḥ
लाभानाम्
lābhā́nām
Locative लाभे
lābhé
लाभयोः
lābháyoḥ
लाभेषु
lābhéṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Borrowed terms[edit]

  • Bengali: লাভ (labh)
  • Indonesian: laba
  • Telugu: లాభము (lābhamu)
  • Thai: ลาภ (lāp)
  • Hindustani:
    Hindi: लाभ (lābh)
    Urdu: لابھ(lābh)

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