धारा

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit धारा (dhā́rā).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /d̪ʱɑː.ɾɑː/, [d̪ʱäː.ɾäː]

NounEdit

धारा (dhārāf

  1. stream, current, flow
    विद्युत धाराvidyut dhārāelectrical current
    Synonym: प्रवाह (pravāh)
  2. waterfall
    धारा में नहाने में बहुत मज़ा आता है।
    dhārā mẽ nahāne mẽ bahut mazā ātā hai.
    It is very fun to bathe in a waterfall.
  3. (law) section

DeclensionEdit

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PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

धारा ?

  1. Devanagari script form of dhārā

SanskritEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *dʰā́raH, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *dʰā́raH, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰórh₃-eh₂, from *dʰerh₃- (to leap, spring). Cognate with Avestan 𐬛𐬁𐬭𐬁(dārā), Old English daru (whence English dere). Compare also English dart, ultimately from Frankish *darōþu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

धारा (dhā́rāf

  1. edge
  2. blade
  3. current

DeclensionEdit

Feminine ā-stem declension of धारा (dhā́rā)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative धारा
dhā́rā
धारे
dhā́re
धाराः
dhā́rāḥ
Vocative धारे
dhā́re
धारे
dhā́re
धाराः
dhā́rāḥ
Accusative धाराम्
dhā́rām
धारे
dhā́re
धाराः
dhā́rāḥ
Instrumental धारया / धारा¹
dhā́rayā / dhā́rā¹
धाराभ्याम्
dhā́rābhyām
धाराभिः
dhā́rābhiḥ
Dative धारायै
dhā́rāyai
धाराभ्याम्
dhā́rābhyām
धाराभ्यः
dhā́rābhyaḥ
Ablative धारायाः
dhā́rāyāḥ
धाराभ्याम्
dhā́rābhyām
धाराभ्यः
dhā́rābhyaḥ
Genitive धारायाः
dhā́rāyāḥ
धारयोः
dhā́rayoḥ
धाराणाम्
dhā́rāṇām
Locative धारायाम्
dhā́rāyām
धारयोः
dhā́rayoḥ
धारासु
dhā́rāsu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Borrowed termsEdit

  • Hindi: धारा (dhārā)

DescendantsEdit

  • Dardic: *dhā́rā
    • Dameli: [script needed] (dār)
    • Gawar-Bati: [script needed] (dhār)
    • Grangali: [script needed] (dār)
    • Kashmiri: دار(dār)
    • Northeast Pashayi: [Term?] (dhār)
    • Northwest Pashayi: [script needed] (dhār)
    • Savi: [script needed] (dhāre)
    • Shina: [script needed] (dār)
    • Shumashti: [script needed] (dār)
    • Southeast Pashayi: [script needed] (dhār)
    • Southwest Pashayi: [script needed] (dhār)
    • Wotapuri-Katarqalai: [script needed] (dār)
  • Helu:
  • Magadhi Prakrit: 𑀥𑀸𑀭𑀸 (dhārā)
  • Maharastri Prakrit: 𑀥𑀸𑀭𑀸 (dhārā)
  • Pali: dhārā
  • Sauraseni Prakrit: 𑀥𑀸𑀭𑀸 (dhārā)

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