See also: उप-

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *úpa, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *úpa, from Proto-Indo-European *upó (under, below).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

उप (úpa)

  1. therefore, moreover (RV., AV., ŚBr., PārGṛ.)

PrepositionEdit

उप (úpa)

  1. towards
  2. near
  3. under, below
  4. at
  5. on, upon, above
  6. up to
  7. in
  8. at the time of
  9. with
  10. at the same time as
  11. according to

Usage notesEdit

Definitions 1–3 take the accusative, 4–8 take the locative, 9–11 take the instrumental case.

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