अश्व

See also: अश्वा

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अश्व

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit अश्व (aśva).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /əʃ.ʋᵊ/

NounEdit

अश्व (aśvam (Urdu spelling اشو‎)

  1. (formal) horse
    Synonyms: (more common) घोड़ा (ghoṛā), तुरग (turag)

DeclensionEdit


Old GujaratiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit अश्व (aśva).

NounEdit

अश्व (aśvam

  1. horse
    Synonym: अश्व (aśva)

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Háśwas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háćwas (horse), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁éḱwos (horse). Cognate with Avestan 𐬀𐬯𐬞𐬀(aspa), Old Persian 𐎠𐎿 (a-s /asa/), Lithuanian ašva, Ancient Greek ἵππος (híppos) Latin equus, Old English eoh.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

अश्व (áśvam

  1. horse, stallion
    • c. 1700 BCE – 1200 BCE, Ṛgveda 4.57.1:
      क्षेत्रस्य पतिना वयं हितेनेव जयामसि ।
      गाम्अश्वं पोषयित्न्वा स नो मृळातीदृशे ॥
      kṣetrasya patinā vayaṃ hiteneva jayāmasi .
      gāmaśvaṃ poṣayitnvā sa no mṛḷātīdṛśe .
      Through the Master of the Field we obtain what nourishes our cow and horse, as if through a friend.
      In such may he be good to us.
  2. (chess) knight
  3. the number "seven" (that being the number of the horses of the sun)
  4. Sagittarius

DeclensionEdit

Masculine a-stem declension of अश्व (áśva)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative अश्वः
áśvaḥ
अश्वौ
áśvau
अश्वाः / अश्वासः¹
áśvāḥ / áśvāsaḥ¹
Vocative अश्व
áśva
अश्वौ
áśvau
अश्वाः / अश्वासः¹
áśvāḥ / áśvāsaḥ¹
Accusative अश्वम्
áśvam
अश्वौ
áśvau
अश्वान्
áśvān
Instrumental अश्वेन
áśvena
अश्वाभ्याम्
áśvābhyām
अश्वैः / अश्वेभिः¹
áśvaiḥ / áśvebhiḥ¹
Dative अश्वाय
áśvāya
अश्वाभ्याम्
áśvābhyām
अश्वेभ्यः
áśvebhyaḥ
Ablative अश्वात्
áśvāt
अश्वाभ्याम्
áśvābhyām
अश्वेभ्यः
áśvebhyaḥ
Genitive अश्वस्य
áśvasya
अश्वयोः
áśvayoḥ
अश्वानाम्
áśvānām
Locative अश्वे
áśve
अश्वयोः
áśvayoḥ
अश्वेषु
áśveṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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