See also: ग्रभ्

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit गर्भ (gárbha).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

गर्भ (garbhm (Urdu spelling گربھ‎)

  1. womb

DeclensionEdit

Declension of गर्भ
Singular Plural
Direct गर्भ (garbh) गर्भ (garbh)
Oblique गर्भ (garbh) गर्भों (garbhõ)
Vocative गर्भ (garbh) गर्भो (garbho)

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SanskritEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *gárbʰas, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *gárbʰas, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷólbʰ-o-s, from *gʷelbʰ- (womb). Cognate with Avestan 𐬔𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬡𐬀‎(garəβa‎), Ancient Greek δελφύς (delphús, womb).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

गर्भ (gárbham

  1. fetus, embryo
  2. conception
  3. womb
  4. child
  5. offspring, descent

DeclensionEdit

Masculine a-stem declension of गर्भ (gárbha)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative गर्भः
gárbhaḥ
गर्भौ
gárbhau
गर्भाः / गर्भासः¹
gárbhāḥ / gárbhāsaḥ¹
Vocative गर्भ
gárbha
गर्भौ
gárbhau
गर्भाः / गर्भासः¹
gárbhāḥ / gárbhāsaḥ¹
Accusative गर्भम्
gárbham
गर्भौ
gárbhau
गर्भान्
gárbhān
Instrumental गर्भेण
gárbheṇa
गर्भाभ्याम्
gárbhābhyām
गर्भैः / गर्भेभिः¹
gárbhaiḥ / gárbhebhiḥ¹
Dative गर्भाय
gárbhāya
गर्भाभ्याम्
gárbhābhyām
गर्भेभ्यः
gárbhebhyaḥ
Ablative गर्भात्
gárbhāt
गर्भाभ्याम्
gárbhābhyām
गर्भेभ्यः
gárbhebhyaḥ
Genitive गर्भस्य
gárbhasya
गर्भयोः
gárbhayoḥ
गर्भाणाम्
gárbhāṇām
Locative गर्भे
gárbhe
गर्भयोः
gárbhayoḥ
गर्भेषु
gárbheṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • ग॑भ” in Carl Cappeller, A Sanskrit–English Dictionary: Based upon the St. Petersburg Lexicons, Strasbourg: Karl J. Trübner, 1891, →OCLC, page 150, column 1.
  • Arthur A. Macdonell, A practical Sanskrit dictionary with transliteration, accentuation, and etymological analysis throughout, London: Oxford University Press, 1893, page 083
  • Monier Williams (1899), “गर्भ”, in A Sanskrit–English Dictionary, [], new edition, Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, OCLC 458052227, page 349, column 2.
  • Horace Hayman Wilson, A dictionary in Sanscrit and English, 2nd ed., Calcutta: Education Press, Circular Road, 1832, page 284