विषय

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit विषय (viṣaya).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ʋɪ.ʂəj/, [ʋɪ.ʃəj]

Noun[edit]

विषय (viṣaym

  1. subject, topic
    इन विषयों पर विचार कर लेना चाहिए
    in viṣyõ par vicār kar lenā cāhie
    These topics should be considered
  2. object being studied; subject matter

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from the root विष् (viṣ, to act, surround, spread, pervade), or from वि- (vi-) + शी (śī, to lie, extend, stretch) (compare Sanskrit विशय (viśaya, uncertainty, center), Pali visaya).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

विषय (viṣayam

  1. a thing
  2. a matter
  3. a topic; subject
  4. a sphere (of influence, etc.)
  5. space, room
  6. a sense organ
  7. (symbolical) the number five
  8. inorganic matter
  9. a department
  10. a field; domain, subject area
  11. a region; area
  12. an issue
  13. content
  14. a theme
  15. refuge; asylum, shelter
  16. semen
  17. religious observance or obligation
  18. an object
  19. a lover
  20. a husband
  21. an abode
  22. detail
  23. a horizon; edge
  24. range
  25. scope
  26. a country (with more than 100 villages)

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of विषय (viṣaya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative विषयः
viṣayaḥ
विषयौ
viṣayau
विषयाः / विषयासः¹
viṣayāḥ / viṣayāsaḥ¹
Vocative विषय
viṣaya
विषयौ
viṣayau
विषयाः / विषयासः¹
viṣayāḥ / viṣayāsaḥ¹
Accusative विषयम्
viṣayam
विषयौ
viṣayau
विषयान्
viṣayān
Instrumental विषयेण
viṣayeṇa
विषयाभ्याम्
viṣayābhyām
विषयैः / विषयेभिः¹
viṣayaiḥ / viṣayebhiḥ¹
Dative विषयाय
viṣayāya
विषयाभ्याम्
viṣayābhyām
विषयेभ्यः
viṣayebhyaḥ
Ablative विषयात्
viṣayāt
विषयाभ्याम्
viṣayābhyām
विषयेभ्यः
viṣayebhyaḥ
Genitive विषयस्य
viṣayasya
विषययोः
viṣayayoḥ
विषयाणाम्
viṣayāṇām
Locative विषये
viṣaye
विषययोः
viṣayayoḥ
विषयेषु
viṣayeṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Monier Williams (1899), “विषय”, in A Sanskrit–English Dictionary, [], new edition, Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, OCLC 458052227, page 997, column 1.