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हिम

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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit हिम (hima), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *jʰim-, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰim-, *ǵʰyem-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

हिम (himmUrdu spelling ہم

  1. snow, ice, frost
    अगला हिम युग कब आएगा इसका सटीक आकलन फिलहाल नहीं किया जा सका है।
    Currently, we cannot accurately estimate when the next ice age will arrive.

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SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • हिम in Chaturvedi, Mahendra and Bhola Nath Tiwari (1970), A practical Hindi-English dictionary (Delhi: National Publishing House)

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *jʰim-, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰim-, *ǵʰyem-. Cognate with Avestan 𐬰𐬫𐬂 (zyå), Latin hiems, Ancient Greek χεῖμα (kheîma), Hittite 𒄀𒈠𒀭 (giman), Proto-Slavic *zima, Lithuanian žiema.

AdjectiveEdit

हिम (himá)

  1. cold, cool

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

हिम (himám

  1. cold, frost
  2. the cold season, winter
  3. the sandal tree
  4. the moon
  5. camphor

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

हिम (himán

  1. frost, hoarfrost, snow (rarely "ice")
  2. sandalwood (of cooling properties)
  3. the wood of Prunus cerasoides
  4. tin
  5. a pearl
  6. fresh butter
  7. a lotus

DeclensionEdit