शुक

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Sanskrit[edit]

Noun[edit]

शुक ‎(śúkam

  1. parrot (RV.)
  2. name of a poet (Rājat.)
  3. a species of acacia (L.)
  4. Ziziphus scandens (L.)
  5. name of a son of Vyasa (MBh., Pur.)
  6. name of a warrior (MBh.)
  7. name of an asura (Hariv.)
  8. name of a king of the Gandharvas (R.)
  9. name of a minister of Rāvaṇa (R.)
  10. name of a Brahman ascetic (Buddh.)

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of शुक
Nom. sg. शुकः ‎(śukaḥ)
Gen. sg. शुकस्य ‎(śukasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative शुकः ‎(śukaḥ) शुकौ ‎(śukau) शुकाः ‎(śukāḥ)
Vocative शुक ‎(śuka) शुकौ ‎(śukau) शुकाः ‎(śukāḥ)
Accusative शुकम् ‎(śukam) शुकौ ‎(śukau) शुकान् ‎(śukān)
Instrumental शुकेन ‎(śukena) शुकाभ्याम् ‎(śukābhyām) शुकैः ‎(śukaiḥ)
Dative शुकाय ‎(śukāya) शुकाभ्याम् ‎(śukābhyām) शुकेभ्यः ‎(śukebhyaḥ)
Ablative शुकात् ‎(śukāt) शुकाभ्याम् ‎(śukābhyām) शुकेभ्यः ‎(śukebhyaḥ)
Genitive शुकस्य ‎(śukasya) शुकयोः ‎(śukayoḥ) शुकानाम् ‎(śukānām)
Locative शुके ‎(śuke) शुकयोः ‎(śukayoḥ) शुकेषु ‎(śukeṣu)

Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

शुक ‎(śúkan

  1. (botany) name of various plants (L.)
  2. name of a particular drug or perfume, a gall also called granthiparam or ganthiala (L.)
  3. hem of a garment (L.)
  4. cloth, clothes (L.)
  5. helmet, turban (L.)
  6. name of a mythical weapon (MBh.)

Declension[edit]

Neuter a-stem declension of शुक
Nom. sg. शुकम् ‎(śukam)
Gen. sg. शुकस्य ‎(śukasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative शुकम् ‎(śukam) शुके ‎(śuke) शुकानि ‎(śukāni)
Vocative शुक ‎(śuka) शुके ‎(śuke) शुकानि ‎(śukāni)
Accusative शुकम् ‎(śukam) शुके ‎(śuke) शुकानि ‎(śukāni)
Instrumental शुकेन ‎(śukena) शुकाभ्याम् ‎(śukābhyām) शुकैः ‎(śukaiḥ)
Dative शुका ‎(śukā) शुकाभ्याम् ‎(śukābhyām) शुकेभ्यः ‎(śukebhyaḥ)
Ablative शुकात् ‎(śukāt) शुकाभ्याम् ‎(śukābhyām) शुकेभ्यः ‎(śukebhyaḥ)
Genitive शुकस्य ‎(śukasya) शुकयोः ‎(śukayoḥ) शुकानाम् ‎(śukānām)
Locative शुके ‎(śuke) शुकयोः ‎(śukayoḥ) शुकेषु ‎(śukeṣu)

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 1079