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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit पर्ण (parṇá), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *parnám, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *parnám, from Proto-Indo-European *pornóm (feather, wing). Doublet of पन्ना (pannā, page) and पान (pān, betel leaf).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

पर्ण (parṇm

  1. feather (of a bird)
    Synonym: पर (par)
  2. leaf (of a tree)
    Synonyms: पत्ता (pattā), पत्र (patra)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of पर्ण
Singular Plural
Direct पर्ण (parṇ) पर्ण (parṇ)
Oblique पर्ण (parṇ) पर्णों (parṇõ)
Vocative पर्ण (parṇ) पर्णो (parṇo)

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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *parnám, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *parnám, from Proto-Indo-European *pornóm (feather, wing). Cognate with Avestan 𐬞𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬥𐬀‏(parəna‏), Lithuanian spar̃nas (wing), Old English fearn (whence English fern).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

पर्ण (parṇán

  1. pinion, feather (also of an arrow), wing
  2. leaf (regarded as the plumage of a tree)

DeclensionEdit

Neuter a-stem declension of पर्ण (parṇá)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative पर्णम्
parṇám
पर्णे
parṇé
पर्णानि / पर्णा¹
parṇā́ni / parṇā́¹
Vocative पर्ण
párṇa
पर्णे
párṇe
पर्णानि / पर्णा¹
párṇāni / párṇā¹
Accusative पर्णम्
parṇám
पर्णे
parṇé
पर्णानि / पर्णा¹
parṇā́ni / parṇā́¹
Instrumental पर्णेन
parṇéna
पर्णाभ्याम्
parṇā́bhyām
पर्णैः / पर्णेभिः¹
parṇaíḥ / parṇébhiḥ¹
Dative पर्णाय
parṇā́ya
पर्णाभ्याम्
parṇā́bhyām
पर्णेभ्यः
parṇébhyaḥ
Ablative पर्णात्
parṇā́t
पर्णाभ्याम्
parṇā́bhyām
पर्णेभ्यः
parṇébhyaḥ
Genitive पर्णस्य
parṇásya
पर्णयोः
parṇáyoḥ
पर्णानाम्
parṇā́nām
Locative पर्णे
parṇé
पर्णयोः
parṇáyoḥ
पर्णेषु
parṇéṣu
Notes
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