HindiEdit

Hindi numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: एक (ek)
    Ordinal: पहला (pahlā)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Hindi एक (eka), form Sauraseni Apabhramsa एक्क, from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀏𑀓𑁆𑀓 (ekka), from Sanskrit एक (éka), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Háykas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háykas.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

एक (ek) (Urdu spelling ایک‎)

  1. one; 1

AdjectiveEdit

एक (ek) (Urdu spelling ایک‎)

  1. sole, only

Derived termsEdit


KonkaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Maharastri Prakrit, from Sanskrit एक (éka), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Háykas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háykas.

NumeralEdit

एक (ek) (Latin script ek, Kannada script ಎಕ)

  1. one

MaithiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit एक (éka), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Háykas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háykas.

NumeralEdit

एक (ek)

  1. one

MarathiEdit

Marathi numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: एक (ek)
    Ordinal: पहिले (pahile)
    Adverbial: एकदा (ekdā)
    Collective: एकटा (ekṭā)

EtymologyEdit

From Maharastri Prakrit, from Sanskrit एक (éka), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Háykas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háykas.

NumeralEdit

एक (ek)

  1. one

NepaliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀏𑀓𑁆𑀓 (ekka), from Sanskrit एक (éka), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Háykas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háykas.

NumeralEdit

एक (eka), pronounced एक् (ek)

  1. one

Old HindiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sauraseni Apabhramsa एक्क, from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀏𑀓𑁆𑀓 (ekka), 𑀇𑀓 (ika), from Sanskrit एक (eka).

NumeralEdit

एक (eka)

  1. one
    • c. 1500, Kabir 77.1
      एक जोति तैं सब उतपंना, कौंण वारंण कौंण सूदा
      eka joti taiṃ saba utapaṃnā, kauṃṇa vāraṃṇa kauṃṇa sūdā
      All have arisen from one light, who is a brāhmin and who is a śūdra?

DescendantsEdit

  • Hindi: एक (ek)

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NumeralEdit

एक

  1. Devanagari script form of eka

DeclensionEdit


SanskritEdit

Sanskrit numbers (edit)
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    Cardinal: एक (eka)
    Ordinal: प्रथम (prathama)
    Multiplier: एकधा (ekadhā)
    Distributive: एकशस् (ekaśas)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Háykas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háykas, from Proto-Indo-European *(H)óykos (one, single).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

एक (éka) (Vedic áika)

  1. one

AdjectiveEdit

एक (éka) (Vedic áika)

  1. (with and without एव (eva)) alone, solitary, single, happening only once, that one only
  2. the same, one and the same, identical
  3. one of two or many
  4. single of its kind, unique, singular, chief, pre-eminent, excellent
  5. sincere, truthful
  6. little, small
  7. (sometimes used as an indefinite article), a, an

NounEdit

एक (ékam (Vedic áika)

  1. name of a teacher
  2. name of a son of रय (Raya)

NounEdit

एक (ékan (Vedic áika)

  1. unity, a unit (at the end of a compound)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit