लौकी

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀮𑀸𑀯𑀽 (lāvū), from Sanskrit लाबू (lābū). Cognate with Assamese লাউ (lau)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

लौकी (laukīf

  1. calabash, bottle gourd, Lagenaria siceraria.

Declension[edit]

Declension of लौकी
Singular Plural
Direct लौकी (laukī) लौकियाँ (laukiyā̃)
Oblique लौकी (laukī) लौकियों (laukiyõ)
Vocative लौकी (laukī) लौकियो (laukiyo)

References[edit]

  • Caturvedi, Mahendra; Bhola Nath Tiwari (1970), “लौकी”, in A practical Hindi-English dictionary, Delhi: National Publishing House
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “alāta”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press