शिक्षा

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Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit शिक्षा (śikṣā), from the root verb शिक्ष् (śikṣ, to learn, study).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

शिक्षा (śikṣāf (Urdu spelling شکشا)

  1. education
    इस देश में शिक्षा का स्तर गिर गया है।
    is deś mẽ śikṣā kā star gir gayā hai.
    In this country the standard of education has declined.
  2. lesson, moral
    इस कहानी की शिक्षा यह है।
    is kahānī kī śikṣā yah hai.
    This is the moral of the story.
    तुम्हें इससे शिक्षा लेनी चाहिये।
    tumhẽ isse śikṣā lenī cāhiye.
    This should be a lesson to you.

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References[edit]

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

Nepali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit शिक्षा (śikṣā).

Noun[edit]

शिक्षा (śikṣā), pronounced सिच्छ्या (sicchyā) or सिक्छ्या (sikchyā)

  1. education
  2. lesson, moral

Old Gujarati[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit शिक्षा (śikṣā).

Noun[edit]

शिक्षा (transliteration neededf

  1. knowledge

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *ĉikš- (to learn). Cognate with Avestan 𐬯𐬌𐬑𐬱𐬆𐬨𐬥𐬀 (sixšəmna, learned), 𐬯𐬌𐬑𐬱𐬀𐬌𐬌𐬀 (sixšaiia, to be learned).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

शिक्षा (śikṣāf

  1. learning, study
  2. knowledge, art, skill

Declension[edit]

Feminine ā-stem declension of शिक्षा
Nom. sg. शिक्षा (śikṣā)
Gen. sg. शिक्षायाः (śikṣāyāḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative शिक्षा (śikṣā) शिक्षे (śikṣe) शिक्षाः (śikṣāḥ)
Vocative शिक्षे (śikṣe) शिक्षे (śikṣe) शिक्षाः (śikṣāḥ)
Accusative शिक्षाम् (śikṣām) शिक्षे (śikṣe) शिक्षाः (śikṣāḥ)
Instrumental शिक्षया (śikṣayā) शिक्षाभ्याम् (śikṣābhyām) शिक्षाभिः (śikṣābhiḥ)
Dative शिक्षायै (śikṣāyai) शिक्षाभ्याम् (śikṣābhyām) शिक्षाभ्यः (śikṣābhyaḥ)
Ablative शिक्षायाः (śikṣāyāḥ) शिक्षाभ्याम् (śikṣābhyām) शिक्षाभ्यः (śikṣābhyaḥ)
Genitive शिक्षायाः (śikṣāyāḥ) शिक्षयोः (śikṣayoḥ) शिक्षानाम् (śikṣānām)
Locative शिक्षायाम् (śikṣāyām) शिक्षयोः (śikṣayoḥ) शिक्षासु (śikṣāsu)