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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā́), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ȷ́iȷ́ʰwáH (compare Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬎𐬎𐬁 (hizvā), Persian زبان(zabân)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s (compare Irish teanga, Latin lingua, Tocharian A/B käntu/kantwo, Lithuanian liežùvis, Polish język 'language, people', Armenian լեզու (lezu), and English tongue).

Doublet of जिह्वा (jihvā), a tatsama.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

जीभ (jībhf (Urdu spelling جیبھ‎)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
    हम जीभ से चखते हैं।
    ham jībh se cakhte hain.
    We taste with our tongues.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of जीभ
Singular Plural
Direct जीभ (jībh) जीभें (jībhẽ)
Oblique जीभ (jībh) जीभों (jībhõ)
Vocative जीभ (jībh) जीभो (jībho)

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “जीभ”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “जीभ”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

MarathiEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Marathi जीभ (jībha), from Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā́).

NounEdit

जीभ (jībhf

  1. (anatomy) tongue

ReferencesEdit

  • Maxine Berntsen (1982-1983), “जीभ”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies
  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “जीभ”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Shankar Gopal Tulpule and Anne Feldhau (1999), “जीभ”, in A Dictionary of Old Marathi, Mumbai: Popular Prakashan
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “jihvāˊ (5228)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press

Old MarathiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit जिह्वा (jihvā́).

NounEdit

जीभ (jībhaf (Modi 𑘕𑘲𑘥)

  1. tongue

DeclensionEdit

Declension of जीभ
singular plural
direct जीभ (jībha) जीभा (jībhā)
oblique जीभे (jībhe) जीभां (jībhāṃ)
instrumental जीभा (jībhā) जीभां (jībhāṃ)

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Shankar Gopal Tulpule and Anne Feldhau (1999), “जीभ”, in A Dictionary of Old Marathi, Mumbai: Popular Prakashan