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Old GujaratiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit अहि (ahi), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ógʷʰis, *h₃égʷʰis (snake)

NounEdit

अहि (transliteration neededm

  1. snake

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

अहि m

  1. snake, serpent

DeclensionEdit


SanskritEdit

Alternative scriptsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Háźʰiṣ, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háǰʰiš, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ógʷʰis (snake). Cognates include Ancient Greek ὄφις (óphis), Avestan 𐬀𐬲𐬌 (aži), Old Armenian իժ ().

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

अहि (áhim

  1. snake
    Synonyms: सर्प (sarpa), भुजङ्ग (bhujaṅga)
  2. the serpent of the sky, the demon Vritra
  3. cloud
  4. water
  5. (arithmetic) the number eight

DeclensionEdit

Masculine i-stem declension of अहि (áhi)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative अहिः
áhiḥ
अही
áhī
अहयः
áhayaḥ
Vocative अहे
áhe
अही
áhī
अहयः
áhayaḥ
Accusative अहिम्
áhim
अही
áhī
अहीन्
áhīn
Instrumental अहिना / अह्या¹
áhinā / áhyā¹
अहिभ्याम्
áhibhyām
अहिभिः
áhibhiḥ
Dative अहये / अह्ये²
áhaye / áhye²
अहिभ्याम्
áhibhyām
अहिभ्यः
áhibhyaḥ
Ablative अहेः / अह्यः²
áheḥ / áhyaḥ²
अहिभ्याम्
áhibhyām
अहिभ्यः
áhibhyaḥ
Genitive अहेः / अह्यः²
áheḥ / áhyaḥ²
अह्योः
áhyoḥ
अहीनाम्
áhīnām
Locative अहौ
áhau
अह्योः
áhyoḥ
अहिषु
áhiṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic
  • ²Less common

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