व्यय

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit व्यय (vyaya).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ʋjəj/

Noun[edit]

व्यय (vyaym

  1. expenditure, spending
    इस धन का उचित व्यय होना चाहिए।
    is dhan kā ucit vyay honā cāhie.
    This money must be spent properly.
    आय-व्ययāy-vyayincome and expenditure
    Synonyms: ख़र्च (xarc), ख़र्चा (xarcā)

Declension[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From वी (, go apart, disappear, die) +‎ -य (-ya, suffix denoting state or origin)

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

व्यय (vyayam

  1. (ifc. f( आ).) disappearance, decay, ruin, loss
  2. spending, expense, outlay, disbursement (opp. to आय, ‘income’, and often with कोशस्य, वित्तस्य, धनस्य &c. ; without a gen. = ‘extravagance, waste, prodigality’ ; with loc. or ifc. = ‘outlay for or in’)
  3. cost, sacrifice of (gen. or comp. ; व्ययेन ifc. = ‘at the cost of’)
  4. wealth, money
  5. (grammar) inflection, declension
  6. name of the 20th (or 54th) year of Jupiter's cycle of a serpent-demon

Descendants[edit]

  • Malay: biaya
  • Tagalog: biyaya
  • Telugu: వ్యయ (vyaya), వ్యయము (vyayamu)