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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit बीज (bīja).

NounEdit

बीज (bījm (Urdu spelling بیج)

  1. seed, seedling
  2. nucleus
  3. kernel

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

बीज n

  1. Devanagari script form of bīja

DeclensionEdit


RajasthaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit बीज (bīja).

NounEdit

बीज (bīj?

  1. seed
  2. sprout
  3. semen

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Bhanwar Lal Suthar and Sukhveer Singh Gahlot (1998), Rajasthani-Hindi-English Dictionary, page 240. Jodhpur: Bharat Printers (Press).

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *bíHĵam (seed, semen). Cognate with Sogdian byz'k (seed, semen) and Parachi bīz (seed-corn).

NounEdit

बीज (bī́jan

  1. seed
  2. semen
  3. grain
  4. origin
    • c. 400 BCE, Bhagavad Gītā 7.10
      बीजं मां सर्वभूतानां सनातनम्
      bījaṃ māṃ sarvabhūtānāṃ sanātanam
      The origin I am of all beings, everlasting