HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit गज (gaja).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

गज (gajm (Urdu spelling گج‎)

  1. elephant
    Synonym: हाथी (hāthī)

DeclensionEdit


Old GujaratiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit गज (gaja).

NounEdit

गज (gajam

  1. elephant

RajasthaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit गज (gaja).

NounEdit

गज (gajm

  1. elephant

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Bhanwar Lal Suthar and Sukhveer Singh Gahlot (1998), Rajasthani-Hindi-English Dictionary, page 80. Jodhpur: Bharat Printers (Press).

SanskritEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root गज् (gaj, to sound, to roar).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

गज (gajam

  1. elephant
    Synonyms: हस्तिन् (hastin), नाग (nāga), कुञ्जर (kuñjara)

DeclensionEdit

Masculine a-stem declension of गज
Nom. sg. गजः (gajaḥ)
Gen. sg. गजस्य (gajasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative गजः (gajaḥ) गजौ (gajau) गजाः (gajāḥ)
Vocative गज (gaja) गजौ (gajau) गजाः (gajāḥ)
Accusative गजम् (gajam) गजौ (gajau) गजान् (gajān)
Instrumental गजेन (gajena) गजाभ्याम् (gajābhyām) गजैः (gajaiḥ)
Dative गजाय (gajāya) गजाभ्याम् (gajābhyām) गजेभ्यः (gajebhyaḥ)
Ablative गजात् (gajāt) गजाभ्याम् (gajābhyām) गजेभ्यः (gajebhyaḥ)
Genitive गजस्य (gajasya) गजयोः (gajayoḥ) गजानाम् (gajānām)
Locative गजे (gaje) गजयोः (gajayoḥ) गजेषु (gajeṣu)

DescendantsEdit