धूलि

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit धूलि (dhūli), doublet of धूल (dhūl), a tadbhava.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /d̪ʱuː.liː/, [d̪ʱuː.l̪iː]

NounEdit

धूलि (dhūlif

  1. (rare) dust

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Syamasundara Dasa (1965–1975) , “धूलि”, in Hindi Sabdasagara [Comprehensive Hindi Dictionary] (in Hindi), Kashi [Varanasi]: Nagari Pracarini Sabha.
  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993) , “धूलि”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press
  • Platts, John T. (1884) , “धूलि”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

SanskritEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *dʰuHliṣ, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *dʰuHliš, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰuh₂lis, from *dʰewh₂- (smoke). Cognate with Lithuanian dúlis (mist) and Latin fūlīgō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

धूलि (dhūlif

  1. dust, powder, pollen

DeclensionEdit

Feminine i-stem declension of धूलि (dhūli)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative धूलिः
dhūliḥ
धूली
dhūlī
धूलयः
dhūlayaḥ
Vocative धूले
dhūle
धूली
dhūlī
धूलयः
dhūlayaḥ
Accusative धूलिम्
dhūlim
धूली
dhūlī
धूलीः
dhūlīḥ
Instrumental धूल्या
dhūlyā
धूलिभ्याम्
dhūlibhyām
धूलिभिः
dhūlibhiḥ
Dative धूलये / धूल्ये¹ / धूल्यै²
dhūlaye / dhūlye¹ / dhūlyai²
धूलिभ्याम्
dhūlibhyām
धूलिभ्यः
dhūlibhyaḥ
Ablative धूलेः / धूल्याः²
dhūleḥ / dhūlyāḥ²
धूलिभ्याम्
dhūlibhyām
धूलिभ्यः
dhūlibhyaḥ
Genitive धूलेः / धूल्याः²
dhūleḥ / dhūlyāḥ²
धूल्योः
dhūlyoḥ
धूलीनाम्
dhūlīnām
Locative धूलौ / धूल्याम्²
dhūlau / dhūlyām²
धूल्योः
dhūlyoḥ
धूलिषु
dhūliṣu
Notes
  • ¹Less common
  • ²Later Sanskrit

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