समय

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Awadhi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit समय (samayá)

Noun[edit]

समय (samay)

  1. time
    • Tulsidas, संकटमोचन हनुमानाष्टक :
      ताहि समय हनुमान महाप्रभु जाय महा रजनीचर मारो।
      tāhi samay hanumān mahāprabhu jāy mahā rajnīcar māro.

Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit समय (samayá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /sə.məj/, [s̪ə.məj]

Noun[edit]

समय (samaym (Urdu spelling سمی‎)

  1. time
    Synonym: वक़्त (vaqt)
    इसमें कितना समय लगता है?ismẽ kitnā samay lagtā hai?How much time does this take?
    घर जाने का समय लगभग हो गया है।
    ghar jāne kā samay lagbhag ho gayā hai.
    It is about time to go home.
  2. hours
    मिलने का समय कब है?milne kā samay kab hai?When are visiting hours?

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Bahri, Hardev, “समय”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons, 1989

Nepali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit समय (samayá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sʌmʌjʌ/, [sʌ̃mʌe̞]

Noun[edit]

समय (samaya)

  1. time
  2. schedule, hours
  3. chance

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

समय m

  1. Devanagari script form of samaya

Declension[edit]


Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative scripts[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root समि (sami) or from सम्- (sam-) +‎ अय (ayá).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

समय (samayám

  1. coming together, meeting or a place of meeting
  2. sexual intercourse with
  3. coming to a mutual understanding, agreement, compact, covenant, treaty, contract, arrangement, engagement, stipulation, conditions of agreement, terms
  4. convention, conventional rule or usage, established custom, law, rule, practice, observance
  5. order, direction, precept, doctrine
  6. (rhetoric) the conventional meaning or scope of a word
  7. appointed or proper time, right moment for doing anything, opportunity, occasion, time, season
  8. juncture, circumstances
  9. an ordeal
  10. sign, hint, indication
  11. demonstrated conclusion
  12. limit, boundary
  13. solemn address, harangue, speech, declaration
  14. (grammar) a Vedic passage which is the repetition of another one
  15. (drama) end of trouble or distress
  16. name of a son of dharma
  17. (with śāktas) name of the author of a mantra

Declension[edit]

Masculine a-stem declension of समय (samayá)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative समयः
samayáḥ
समयौ
samayaú
समयाः / समयासः¹
samayā́ḥ / samayā́saḥ¹
Vocative समय
sámaya
समयौ
sámayau
समयाः / समयासः¹
sámayāḥ / sámayāsaḥ¹
Accusative समयम्
samayám
समयौ
samayaú
समयान्
samayā́n
Instrumental समयेन
samayéna
समयाभ्याम्
samayā́bhyām
समयैः / समयेभिः¹
samayaíḥ / samayébhiḥ¹
Dative समयाय
samayā́ya
समयाभ्याम्
samayā́bhyām
समयेभ्यः
samayébhyaḥ
Ablative समयात्
samayā́t
समयाभ्याम्
samayā́bhyām
समयेभ्यः
samayébhyaḥ
Genitive समयस्य
samayásya
समययोः
samayáyoḥ
समयानाम्
samayā́nām
Locative समये
samayé
समययोः
samayáyoḥ
समयेषु
samayéṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

References[edit]