Hindi edit

Pronunciation edit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /mɑːɦ/, [mäːʱ]

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from Classical Persianماه(māh), from Old Persian 𐎶𐎠𐏃 (m-a-h), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s. Doublet of मास (mās). Cognate of English moon.

Noun edit

माह (māhm (Urdu spellingماہ⁩)

  1. a month
    Synonyms: महीना (mahīnā), मास (mās)
  2. the moon
    Synonyms: चांद (cānd), चंद्रमा (candramā), महताब (mahtāb)
Declension edit

Etymology 2 edit

Inherited from Sanskrit मध्य (madhya)

Noun edit

माह (māhm (Urdu spellingماہ⁩)

  1. (dialectal) in, inside, within

Etymology 3 edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun edit

माह (māhf (Urdu spellingماہ⁩)

  1. Jasminum multiflorum

Etymology 4 edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun edit

माह (māhm (Urdu spellingماہ⁩)

  1. Magha month

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