See also: भीम

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Etymology

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Borrowed from Sanskrit भूमि (bhūmi).

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Noun

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भूमि (bhūmif (Urdu spelling بھومی)

  1. earth, soil, ground
    Synonym: ज़मीन (zamīn)
  2. region
  3. nation, country
    Synonyms: देश (deś), राष्ट्र (rāṣṭra)
  4. place
    Synonyms: जगह (jagah), स्थान (sthān)
  5. situation
    Synonym: स्थिति (sthiti)
  6. the Earth
    Synonyms: पृथ्वी (pŕthvī), दुनिया (duniyā)
  7. (Hinduism) Bhumi, goddess of the Earth

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Solar System in Hindi · सूर्य-मंडल (sūrya-maṇḍal) (layout · text)
Star सूर्य (sūrya), सूरज (sūraj)
IAU planets and
notable dwarf planets
बुध (budh) शुक्र (śukra) भूमि (bhūmi),
पृथ्वी (pŕthvī)
मंगल (maṅgal) बृहस्पति (bŕhaspati) शनि (śani) अरुण (aruṇ) वरुण (varuṇ),
अंधा तारा (andhā tārā)
यम (yam)
Notable
moons
चाँद (cā̃d),
चंद्र (candra)















Pali

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Noun

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भूमि f

  1. Devanagari script form of bhūmi

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Sanskrit

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Etymology

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From Proto-Indo-Iranian *bʰúHmiš (earth), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰuH- (to be). Cognate to Avestan 𐬠𐬏𐬨𐬌 (būmi), Old Persian 𐏏 (BU /⁠būmiš⁠/) (whence Persian بوم (bum)). The Sanskrit root is भू (bhū).

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भूमि (bhū́mi) stemf

  1. earth, soil, ground; Earth personified as Bhumi
    • c. 1700 BCE – 1200 BCE, Ṛgveda 4.17.2:
      तव त्विषो जनिमन् रेजत द्यौ रेजद् भूमिर् भियसा स्वस्य मन्योः।
      ऋघायन्त सुभ्वः पर्वतास आर्दन् धन्वानि सरयन्त आपः॥
      tava tviṣo janiman rejata dyau rejad bhūmir bhiyasā svasya manyoḥ.
      ṛghāyanta subhvaḥ parvatāsa ārdan dhanvāni sarayanta āpaḥ.
      Heaven trembled at the birth of thine effulgence; Earth trembled at the fear of thy displeasure.
      The stedfast mountains shook in agitation, the waters flowed, and desert spots were flooded.
  2. (in the plural) divisions of the world; compare भूमित्रय (bhūmi-traya)
  3. territory, country, district
  4. place, situation
  5. position, posture, attitude
  6. part, personification (played by an actor)
  7. floor of a house, story
  8. area
  9. the base of any geometrical figure
  10. (figuratively) a step, degree, stage (with Buddhists there are 10 or 13 stages of existence or perfection); Bhumi
  11. extent, limit
  12. (at the end of a compound) matter, subject, object, receptacle i.e. fit object or person for
    विश्वासभूमि (vi-śvāsa-bhūmi)"ground for confidence", i.e. a trustworthy person

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Feminine i-stem declension of भूमि (bhū́mi)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative भूमिः
bhū́miḥ
भूमी
bhū́mī
भूमयः
bhū́mayaḥ
Vocative भूमे
bhū́me
भूमी
bhū́mī
भूमयः
bhū́mayaḥ
Accusative भूमिम्
bhū́mim
भूमी
bhū́mī
भूमीः
bhū́mīḥ
Instrumental भूम्या / भूमी¹
bhū́myā / bhū́mī¹
भूमिभ्याम्
bhū́mibhyām
भूमिभिः
bhū́mibhiḥ
Dative भूमये / भूम्यै² / भूमी¹
bhū́maye / bhū́myai² / bhū́mī¹
भूमिभ्याम्
bhū́mibhyām
भूमिभ्यः
bhū́mibhyaḥ
Ablative भूमेः / भूम्याः² / भूम्यै³
bhū́meḥ / bhū́myāḥ² / bhū́myai³
भूमिभ्याम्
bhū́mibhyām
भूमिभ्यः
bhū́mibhyaḥ
Genitive भूमेः / भूम्याः² / भूम्यै³
bhū́meḥ / bhū́myāḥ² / bhū́myai³
भूम्योः
bhū́myoḥ
भूमीनाम्
bhū́mīnām
Locative भूमौ / भूम्याम्² / भूमा¹
bhū́mau / bhū́myām² / bhū́mā¹
भूम्योः
bhū́myoḥ
भूमिषु
bhū́miṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic
  • ²Later Sanskrit
  • ³Brāhmaṇas

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See also

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Solar System in Sanskrit · सूर्य-मण्डल (sūrya-maṇḍala) (layout · text)
Star सूर्य (sūrya), रवि (ravi), आदित्य (āditya), Thesaurus:सूर्य
IAU planets and
notable dwarf planets
बुध (budha) शुक्र (śukra),
भार्गव (bhārgava),
भृगु (bhṛgu)
भूमि (bhūmi),
पृथ्वी (pṛthvī),
Thesaurus:भू
मङ्गल (maṅgala),
अङ्गार (aṅgāra),
Thesaurus:मङ्गल
बृहस्पति (bṛhaspati),
गौर (gaura)
शनि (śani) अरुण (aruṇa) वरुण (varuṇa) यम (yama)
Notable
moons
चन्द्र (candra),
इन्दु (indu),
Thesaurus:चन्द्र
प्रथम मङ्गलस्य
द्वितीय मङ्गलस्य














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