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HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Sanskrit अभय(abhaya), equivalent to अ-(a-) +‎ भय(bhay).

AdjectiveEdit

अभय ‎(abhay) ‎(Urdu spelling ابھی)

  1. fearless
  2. courageous
  3. bold

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

अ-(a-) +‎ भय(bhaya)

NounEdit

अभय ‎(abhayan

  1. fearlessness
  2. sanctuary

DeclensionEdit

Neuter a-stem declension of अभय
Nom. sg. अभयम्(abhayam)
Gen. sg. अभयस्य(abhayasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative अभयम्(abhayam) अभये(abhaye) अभयानि(abhayāni)
Vocative अभय(abhaya) अभये(abhaye) अभयानि(abhayāni)
Accusative अभयम्(abhayam) अभये(abhaye) अभयानि(abhayāni)
Instrumental अभयेन(abhayena) अभयाभ्याम्(abhayābhyām) अभयैः(abhayaiḥ)
Dative अभया(abhayā) अभयाभ्याम्(abhayābhyām) अभयेभ्यः(abhayebhyaḥ)
Ablative अभयात्(abhayāt) अभयाभ्याम्(abhayābhyām) अभयेभ्यः(abhayebhyaḥ)
Genitive अभयस्य(abhayasya) अभययोः(abhayayoḥ) अभयानाम्(abhayānām)
Locative अभये(abhaye) अभययोः(abhayayoḥ) अभयेषु(abhayeṣu)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 60