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HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit आशा (āśā). Compare आस (ās).

NounEdit

आशा (āśāf (Urdu spelling آشا‎)

  1. hope
    आशा करता हूँ कि आज बर्फ पड़ेगी।
    āśā kartā hū̃ ki āj barph paṛegī.
    I hope it will snow today.
    वे उसे फिर देखने की आशा में खड़े थे।
    ve use phir dekhne kī āśā mẽ khaṛe the.
    They were standing in the hope of seeing him again.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Hardev Bahri (accessed 11-5-2012), “Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]

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NounEdit

आशा (āśāf

  1. hope, expectation
  2. desire, wish, prospect
  3. a celestial quarter of the heavens

DeclensionEdit

Feminine ā-stem declension of आशा
Nom. sg. आशा (āśā)
Gen. sg. आशायाः (āśāyāḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative आशा (āśā) आशे (āśe) आशाः (āśāḥ)
Vocative आशे (āśe) आशे (āśe) आशाः (āśāḥ)
Accusative आशाम् (āśām) आशे (āśe) आशाः (āśāḥ)
Instrumental आशया (āśayā) आशाभ्याम् (āśābhyām) आशाभिः (āśābhiḥ)
Dative आशायै (āśāyai) आशाभ्याम् (āśābhyām) आशाभ्यः (āśābhyaḥ)
Ablative आशायाः (āśāyāḥ) आशाभ्याम् (āśābhyām) आशाभ्यः (āśābhyaḥ)
Genitive आशायाः (āśāyāḥ) आशयोः (āśayoḥ) आशानाम् (āśānām)
Locative आशायाम् (āśāyām) आशयोः (āśayoḥ) आशासु (āśāsu)

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