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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

NounEdit

जनि ‎(janif

  1. woman, wife
  2. birth, production
  3. (botany) a kind of fragrant plant
  4. mother
  5. birth, i.e. life
  6. birthplace

DeclensionEdit

Feminine i-stem declension of जनि
Nom. sg. जनिः(janiḥ)
Gen. sg. जन्याः / जनेः(janyāḥ / janeḥ)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative जनिः(janiḥ) जनी(janī) जनयः(janayaḥ)
Vocative जने(jane) जनी(janī) जनयः(janayaḥ)
Accusative जनिम्(janim) जनी(janī) जनीः(janīḥ)
Instrumental जन्या(janyā) जनिभ्याम्(janibhyām) जनिभिः(janibhiḥ)
Dative जन्यै / जनये(janyai / janaye) जनिभ्याम्(janibhyām) जनिभ्यः(janibhyaḥ)
Ablative जन्याः / जनेः(janyāḥ / janeḥ) जनिभ्याम्(janibhyām) जनिभ्यः(janibhyaḥ)
Genitive जन्याः / जनेः(janyāḥ / janeḥ) जन्योः(janyoḥ) जनीनाम्(janīnām)
Locative जन्याम् / जनौ(janyām / janau) जन्योः(janyoḥ) जनिषु(janiṣu)

ReferencesEdit

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 411