विवाह

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit विवाह (vi-vāha), from the root verb विवह् (vivah, to marry).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

विवाह (vivāhm (Urdu spelling وواہ)

  1. marriage, wedding
    इस विवाह ने दोनों परिवारों को जोड़ दिया है।
    is vivāh ne donõ parivārõ ko joṛ diyā hai.
    This marriage has united the two families.
    आँधी की वजह से, मेरा विवाह स्थगित हो गया।
    ā̃dhī kī vajah se, merā vivāh sthagit ho gayā.
    Because of the storm, my wedding was postponed.

Declension[edit]

Declension of विवाह
singular plural
direct विवाह (vivāh) विवाह (vivāh)
oblique विवाह (vivāh) विवाहों (vivāhõ)
vocative विवाह (vivāh) विवाहो (vivāho)

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Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

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

Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

विवाह (vi-vāhám

  1. leading away (of the bride from her father's house), taking a wife, marriage with (+instrumental with or without सह (saha))
  2. a particular kind of wind
  3. vehicle (and "marriage")

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of विवाह
Nom. sg. विवाहः (vivāhaḥ)
Gen. sg. विवाहस्य (vivāhasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative विवाहः (vivāhaḥ) विवाहौ (vivāhau) विवाहाः (vivāhāḥ)
Vocative विवाह (vivāha) विवाहौ (vivāhau) विवाहाः (vivāhāḥ)
Accusative विवाहम् (vivāham) विवाहौ (vivāhau) विवाहान् (vivāhān)
Instrumental विवाहेन (vivāhena) विवाहाभ्याम् (vivāhābhyām) विवाहैः (vivāhaiḥ)
Dative विवाहाय (vivāhāya) विवाहाभ्याम् (vivāhābhyām) विवाहेभ्यः (vivāhebhyaḥ)
Ablative विवाहात् (vivāhāt) विवाहाभ्याम् (vivāhābhyām) विवाहेभ्यः (vivāhebhyaḥ)
Genitive विवाहस्य (vivāhasya) विवाहयोः (vivāhayoḥ) विवाहानाम् (vivāhānām)
Locative विवाहे (vivāhe) विवाहयोः (vivāhayoḥ) विवाहेषु (vivāheṣu)

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

विवाह (vi-vāhán

  1. a particularly high number

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of विवाह
Nom. sg. विवाहम् (vivāham)
Gen. sg. विवाहस्य (vivāhasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative विवाहम् (vivāham) विवाहे (vivāhe) विवाहानि (vivāhāni)
Vocative विवाह (vivāha) विवाहे (vivāhe) विवाहानि (vivāhāni)
Accusative विवाहम् (vivāham) विवाहे (vivāhe) विवाहानि (vivāhāni)
Instrumental विवाहेन (vivāhena) विवाहाभ्याम् (vivāhābhyām) विवाहैः (vivāhaiḥ)
Dative विवाहा (vivāhā) विवाहाभ्याम् (vivāhābhyām) विवाहेभ्यः (vivāhebhyaḥ)
Ablative विवाहात् (vivāhāt) विवाहाभ्याम् (vivāhābhyām) विवाहेभ्यः (vivāhebhyaḥ)
Genitive विवाहस्य (vivāhasya) विवाहयोः (vivāhayoḥ) विवाहानाम् (vivāhānām)
Locative विवाहे (vivāhe) विवाहयोः (vivāhayoḥ) विवाहेषु (vivāheṣu)

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0987