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EtymologyEdit

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀘𑀁𑀤𑀺𑀡 (caṃdiṇa), ultimately derived from Sanskrit चन्द्र (candrá, moon).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃɑːnd̪.niː/

NounEdit

चाँदनी (cā̃dnīf

  1. moonlight
    चाँदनी रातcā̃dnī rātmoonlit night
    Synonyms: ज्योत्स्ना (jyotsnā), जुन्हाई (junhāī) (poetic)
  2. canopy, covering for a roof

DeclensionEdit

Declension of चाँदनी
Singular Plural
Direct चाँदनी (cā̃dnī) चाँदनियाँ (cā̃dniyā̃)
Oblique चाँदनी (cā̃dnī) चाँदनियों (cā̃dniyõ)
Vocative चाँदनी (cā̃dnī) चाँदनियो (cā̃dniyo)

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