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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Dravidian language: compare Tamil கூகை(kūkai), Telugu గూబ(gūba).

NounEdit

घूक ‎(ghūkam

  1. owl (Pañcad. I, 42, Subh.)

DeclensionEdit

Masculine a-stem declension of घूक
Nom. sg. घूकः(ghūkaḥ)
Gen. sg. घूकस्य(ghūkasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative घूकः(ghūkaḥ) घूकौ(ghūkau) घूकाः(ghūkāḥ)
Vocative घूक(ghūka) घूकौ(ghūkau) घूकाः(ghūkāḥ)
Accusative घूकम्(ghūkam) घूकौ(ghūkau) घूकान्(ghūkān)
Instrumental घूकेन(ghūkena) घूकाभ्याम्(ghūkābhyām) घूकैः(ghūkaiḥ)
Dative घूकाय(ghūkāya) घूकाभ्याम्(ghūkābhyām) घूकेभ्यः(ghūkebhyaḥ)
Ablative घूकात्(ghūkāt) घूकाभ्याम्(ghūkābhyām) घूकेभ्यः(ghūkebhyaḥ)
Genitive घूकस्य(ghūkasya) घूकयोः(ghūkayoḥ) घूकानाम्(ghūkānām)
Locative घूके(ghūke) घूकयोः(ghūkayoḥ) घूकेषु(ghūkeṣu)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0378