प्रेम

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit प्रेमन् (preman). First attested as Old Hindi प्रेम (prema). Cognate to Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀧𑁂𑀫 (pema).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /pɾeːm/, [pɾẽːm]

NounEdit

प्रेम (premm (Urdu spelling پَریم‎)

  1. love
    उनके प्रेम की चर्चा घर-घर में हो रही है
    unke prem kī carcā ghar-ghar mẽ ho rahī hai.
    Their love is being talked about in every house.
    Synonyms: प्यार (pyār), इश्क़ (iśq), मुहब्बत (muhabbat), प्रीति (prīti)
  2. affection, care

DeclensionEdit

Proper nounEdit

प्रेम (premm (Urdu spelling پَریم‎)

  1. A male given name, Prem, from Sanskrit

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


KonkaniEdit

NounEdit

प्रेम (prem) (Latin script prem, Kannada script ಪ್ರೇಮ)

  1. love, passion
  2. affection
  3. attachment, fondness
  4. inclination

NepaliEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

प्रेम (prem)

  1. love, affection
    Synonym: माया (māyā)

ReferencesEdit


Old HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit प्रेमन् (preman). Compare Old Punjabi ਪ੍ਰੇਮੁ (premu), Old Marathi 𑘢𑘿𑘨𑘹𑘦 (prema).

NounEdit

प्रेम (prema)

  1. love, devotion

DescendantsEdit

  • Hindustani: prem
    Hindi: प्रेम
    Urdu: پَریم

Further readingEdit

  • Jaroslav Strnad (2013) Morphology and Syntax of Old Hindī : Edition and Analysis of One Hundred Kabīr Vānī Poems From Rājasthān (Brill's Indological Library; 45), Leiden, OCLC 853683653, page 548