दुग्ध

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

Past passive participle of the root √duh (to milk).

AdjectiveEdit

दुग्ध (dugdhá)

  1. milked, milked out, extracted (RV., AV. etc.)
  2. sucked out, impoverished (Daś.)
  3. milked together, accumulated, filled, full (BhP.)

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

दुग्ध (dugdhán

  1. milk (AV., TS., ŚBr., Suśr., Pañc. etc.)
  2. the milky juice of plants, sap (compare गोरक्षदुग्ध (go-rakṣa-dugdha) and ताम्रदुग्ध (tāmra-dugdha))

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Marathi: दूध (dūdha)
  • Marwari: dūdh
  • Nepali: दूध (dūdha)
  • Oriya: dudha, dud [script?]
  • Pali: दुद्ध (duddha)
  • Punjabi: ਦੁੱਧ (duddh)
  • Prakrit: duddha
  • Romani: thud (Europe), luth (Armenia), dud (Asa)
  • Sindhi: ḍ̠udhu [Arabic?]
  • Sinhalese: [script?] dudu
  • Tamil: துத்தம் (tuttam)
  • Urdu: دودھ (dūdh)

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0483
Last modified on 22 January 2014, at 18:12