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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit नामन् (nāman).

NounEdit

नाम (nām)

  1. name

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀦𑀸𑀫 (nāma), from Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hnā́ma, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́ma (compare Persian نام(nâm)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name). Cognate with Greek όνομα (ónoma), Italian nome, Tocharian A ñom, Armenian անուն (anun), English name.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

नाम (nāmm (Urdu spelling نام‎)

  1. name
    मेरा नाम विनोद है।
    merā nām vinod hai.
    My name is Vinod.
    यह उसका असली नाम नहीं है।
    yah uskā aslī nām nahī̃ hai.
    This is not his real name.
  2. name, fame, reputation
    उसका नाम सारे देश में फैल गया।
    uskā nām sāre deś mẽ phail gayā.
    His fame spread all over the country.
  3. (Hinduism) the divine name

DeclensionEdit

Declension of नाम
Singular Plural
Direct नाम (nām) नाम (nām)
Oblique नाम (nām) नामों (nāmõ)
Vocative नाम (nām) नामो (nāmo)

ReferencesEdit

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “नाम”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993), “नाम”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press, page 553

MarathiEdit

NounEdit

नाम (nām?

  1. name

NepaliEdit

NounEdit

नाम (nām)

  1. name

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

नाम n

  1. Devanagari script form of nāma (“name”)

DeclensionEdit