See also: अश्व

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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

ā-stem derivation from अश्व(áśva, horse, stallion), as if from Proto-Indo-European *h₁éḱweh₂. Cognate formation with Latin equa, Avesta [script needed] aspa and Lithuanian ašvà.

NounEdit

अश्वा ‎(áśvāf

  1. mare

DeclensionEdit

Feminine ā-stem declension of अश्वा
Nom. sg. अशवा(aśavā)
Gen. sg. अशवायाः(aśavāyāḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative अशवा(aśavā) अशवे(aśave) अशवाः(aśavāḥ)
Vocative अशवे(aśave) अशवे(aśave) अशवाः(aśavāḥ)
Accusative अशवाम्(aśavām) अशवे(aśave) अशवाः(aśavāḥ)
Instrumental अशवया(aśavayā) अशवाभ्याम्(aśavābhyām) अशवाभिः(aśavābhiḥ)
Dative अशवायै(aśavāyai) अशवाभ्याम्(aśavābhyām) अशवाभ्यः(aśavābhyaḥ)
Ablative अशवायाः(aśavāyāḥ) अशवाभ्याम्(aśavābhyām) अशवाभ्यः(aśavābhyaḥ)
Genitive अशवायाः(aśavāyāḥ) अशवयोः(aśavayoḥ) अशवानाम्(aśavānām)
Locative अशवायाम्(aśavāyām) अशवयोः(aśavayoḥ) अशवासु(aśavāsu)

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0114