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HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit नावा (nāvā), from Proto-Indo-European *néh₂us.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

नाव (nāvf

  1. boat
    Synonym: बोट (boṭ)

Derived termsEdit


KonkaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit नामन् (nāman), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

NounEdit

नाव (nāv) (Latin script nav, Kannada script ನಾವ್)

  1. name

MarathiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Marathi नाव (nāva), नांव (nāṃva), from Maharastri Prakrit 𑀡𑀸𑀫 (ṇāma), from Sanskrit नामन् (nāman), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥.

NounEdit

नाव (nāvm

  1. name

ReferencesEdit

  • James Thomas Molesworth (1857), “नांव”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press
  • Shankar Gopal Tulpule and Anne Feldhau (1999), “नाव”, in A Dictionary of Old Marathi, Mumbai: Popular Prakashan
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “nāman (7067)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press