स्वयं

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit स्वयम् (svayam)

Noun[edit]

स्वयं (svayaṁ?

  1. self

Pronoun[edit]

स्वयं (svayaṁ)

  1. yourself
  2. himself, herself
  3. oneself

Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From स्व, from Proto-Indo-European *swé (self). Cognate with English self, Latin suus and Russian свой (svoj).

Noun[edit]

स्वयं (svayam?

  1. self
  2. personally, in person
  3. of one's own accord, by one's self (used emphatically)
    अहं स्वयं तत् कृतवान्।
    ahaṃ svayaṃ tat kṛtavān.
    I myself did that.

Pronoun[edit]

स्वयं (svayam)

  1. himself, herself
  2. itself, themselves

References[edit]

  • “Sanskrit Dictionary for Spoken Sanskrit”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1], accessed 2012-02-06