Indus

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin Indus, from Ancient Greek Ἰνδός(Indós), from Old Persian 𐏃𐎡𐎯𐎢𐏁(hiⁿduš), from Proto-Iranian *hindu- (compare Avestan 𐬵𐬌𐬧𐬛𐬎(hiṇdu-)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *sindʰus or Sanskrit सिन्धु(síndhu).

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Indus

  1. A large river of south-central Asia, rising in Tibet and flowing through Kashmir and Pakistan to the Arabian Sea.
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  • Hintze, Almut (1998) "The Migrations of the Indo-Iranians and the Iranian Sound-Change s > h." In: Meid, Wolfgang, (ed.), Sprache und Kultur der Indogermanen. Akten der 10.Fachtagung der Indo­germa­nischen Gesell­schaft, Inns­bruck 22.-29.9.1996. Innsbruck: Institut für Sprachwissenschaft, 139-153, 1 map. (Innsbrucker Beiträge zur Sprachwissenschaft, Bd. 93)

Etymology 2[edit]

Named by Dutch explorers Pieter Dirkszoon Keyser and Frederick de Houtman between 1595 and 1597. From Latin Indus, "Indian".

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Indus

  1. (astronomy) A constellation of the southern sky between Grus and Pavo. It commemorates American Indians.
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A clipping of industry

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Indus

  1. A hamlet in Alberta, Canada

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Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Indus m

  1. the Indus river

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈinduʃ]
  • Hyphenation: In‧dus

Proper noun[edit]

Indus

  1. Indus (a large river of south-central Asia)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Indus
accusative Indust
dative Indusnak
instrumental Indussal
causal-final Indusért
translative Indussá
terminative Indusig
essive-formal Indusként
essive-modal
inessive Indusban
superessive Induson
adessive Indusnál
illative Indusba
sublative Indusra
allative Indushoz
elative Indusból
delative Indusról
ablative Industól
Possessive forms of Indus
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Indusom Indusaim
2nd person sing. Indusod Indusaid
3rd person sing. Indusa Indusai
1st person plural Indusunk Indusaink
2nd person plural Indusotok Indusaitok
3rd person plural Indusuk Indusaik

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἰνδός(Indós).

View of the river

Proper noun[edit]

Indus m ‎(genitive Indī); second declension

  1. The Indus River.
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Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Indus
genitive Indī
dative Indō
accusative Indum
ablative Indō
vocative Inde

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