वधू

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wedʰ-.

Noun[edit]

वधू ‎(vadhū́f

  1. a bride or newly-married woman, young wife, spouse or any wife or woman
  2. a daughter-in-law
  3. any younger female relation
  4. the female of any animal, especially a cow or mare

Declension[edit]

Feminine ū-stem declension of वधू
Nom. sg. वधूः(vadhūḥ)
Gen. sg. वध्वाः(vadhvāḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative वधूः(vadhūḥ) वध्वौ(vadhvau) वध्वः(vadhvaḥ)
Vocative वधु(vadhu) वध्वौ(vadhvau) वध्वः(vadhvaḥ)
Accusative वधूम्(vadhūm) वध्वौ(vadhvau) वधूः(vadhūḥ)
Instrumental वध्वा(vadhvā) वधूभ्याम्(vadhūbhyām) वधूभिः(vadhūbhiḥ)
Dative वध्वै(vadhvai) वधूभ्याम्(vadhūbhyām) वधूभ्यः(vadhūbhyaḥ)
Ablative वध्वाः(vadhvāḥ) वधूभ्याम्(vadhūbhyām) वधूभ्यः(vadhūbhyaḥ)
Genitive वध्वाः(vadhvāḥ) वध्वोः(vadhvoḥ) वधूनाम्(vadhūnām)
Locative वध्वाम्(vadhvām) वध्वोः(vadhvoḥ) वधूषु(vadhūṣu)

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