शपथ

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit शपथ (śapatha).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

शपथ (śapathf (Urdu spelling شپتھ)

  1. oath, asseveration
    मैं बाइबल की शपथ खाता हूँ।
    ma͠i bāibal kī śapath khātā hū̃.
    I swear by the Bible.
    Synonyms: क़सम (qasam), सौगंद (saugand)
  2. (rare) cursing, anathema, abuse, imprecation

Declension[edit]

Declension of शपथ
Singular Plural
Direct शपथ (śapath) शपथ (śapath)
Oblique शपथ (śapath) शपथों (śapthõ)
Vocative शपथ (śapath) शपथो (śaptho)

References[edit]

  • Platts, John T. (1884), “शपथ”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

शपथ (śapatham, f

  1. oath, vow
  2. swear
  3. scolding, curse
  4. ordeal
  5. reviling, anathema

References[edit]

  • [1] definition from Sanskrit Dictionary for Spoken Sanskrit