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बहुव्रीहि

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

A bahuvrihi compound of बहु (bahu, much) and व्रीहि (vrīhi, rice).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bəɦúʋriːɦi]

AdjectiveEdit

बहुव्रीहि (bahú-vrīhi)

  1. possessing much rice

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

बहुव्रीहि (bahú-vrīhim

  1. (grammar) bahuvrihi

DeclensionEdit

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 726