विद्या

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit विद्या (vidyā), from the root verb विद् (vid, to know, understand), from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (to see; to know).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ʋɪd̪.jɑː/, [ʋɪd̪.jäː]

Noun[edit]

विद्या (vidyāf (Urdu spelling وديا‎)

  1. learning
    विद्या का ज़ोर को उपेक्षा मत करना।
    vidyā kā zor ko upekṣā mat karnā.
    Do not underestimate the power of learning.
    कुपात्र को विद्या न दें।kupātra ko vidyā na dẽ.Do not give knowledge to an undeserving person.
  2. discipline, branch of learning
    विश्‍वविद्यालय में विद्याओं का प्रसार बहुत महत्त्वपूर्ण है।
    viś‍vavidyālay mẽ vidyāõ kā prasār bahut mahattvapūrṇ hai.
    The expansion of disciplines in the university is very important.

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References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev, “विद्या”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons, 1989
  • Caturvedi, Mahendra; Tiwari, Bhola Nath, “विद्या”, in A Practical Hindi-English dictionary, Delhi: National Publishing House, 1970

Sanskrit[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root विद् (√vid, to know, understand), from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (to see; to know).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

विद्या (vidyā́f

  1. knowledge, wisdom
  2. science, philosophy,
  3. an academic discipline
  4. scholarship

Declension[edit]

Feminine ā-stem declension of विद्या (vidyā́)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative विद्या
vidyā́
विद्ये
vidyé
विद्याः
vidyā́ḥ
Vocative विद्ये
vídye
विद्ये
vídye
विद्याः
vídyāḥ
Accusative विद्याम्
vidyā́m
विद्ये
vidyé
विद्याः
vidyā́ḥ
Instrumental विद्यया / विद्या¹
vidyáyā / vidyā́¹
विद्याभ्याम्
vidyā́bhyām
विद्याभिः
vidyā́bhiḥ
Dative विद्यायै
vidyā́yai
विद्याभ्याम्
vidyā́bhyām
विद्याभ्यः
vidyā́bhyaḥ
Ablative विद्यायाः
vidyā́yāḥ
विद्याभ्याम्
vidyā́bhyām
विद्याभ्यः
vidyā́bhyaḥ
Genitive विद्यायाः
vidyā́yāḥ
विद्ययोः
vidyáyoḥ
विद्यानाम्
vidyā́nām
Locative विद्यायाम्
vidyā́yām
विद्ययोः
vidyáyoḥ
विद्यासु
vidyā́su
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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