शिक्षा

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See also: shiksa

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ʃɪk.ʂɑː/, [ʃɪk.ʃäː]

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.

Declension[edit]

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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).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

शिक्षा (śikṣā)

  1. education
  2. lesson, moral

Old Gujarati[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit शिक्षा (śikṣā).

Noun[edit]

शिक्षा (śikṣāf

  1. knowledge

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *ćikš- (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 (śikṣā)
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 / शिक्षा¹
śikṣayā / śikṣā¹
शिक्षाभ्याम्
śikṣābhyām
शिक्षाभिः
śikṣābhiḥ
Dative शिक्षायै
śikṣāyai
शिक्षाभ्याम्
śikṣābhyām
शिक्षाभ्यः
śikṣābhyaḥ
Ablative शिक्षायाः
śikṣāyāḥ
शिक्षाभ्याम्
śikṣābhyām
शिक्षाभ्यः
śikṣābhyaḥ
Genitive शिक्षायाः
śikṣāyāḥ
शिक्षयोः
śikṣayoḥ
शिक्षाणाम्
śikṣāṇām
Locative शिक्षायाम्
śikṣāyām
शिक्षयोः
śikṣayoḥ
शिक्षासु
śikṣāsu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Descendants[edit]