लाभ

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit लाभ (lābhá).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /lɑːbʱ/, [l̪äːbʱ]

NounEdit

लाभ (lābhm (Urdu spelling لابھ‎)

  1. benefit, advantage
    तुम्हे अवसर का लाभ उठाना चाहिए।
    tumhe avsar kā lābh uṭhānā cāhie.
    You should take advantage of the opportunity.
  2. profit
    मैंने अपने अनुभव से लाभ उठाया।
    mainne apne anubhav se lābh uṭhāyā.
    I profited from my experience.
  3. gain
  4. use

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • McGregor, Ronald Stuart (1993) , “लाभ”, in The Oxford Hindi-English Dictionary, London: Oxford University Press
  • Platts, John T. (1884) , “लाभ”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

SanskritEdit

Alternative scriptsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Vṛddhi derivative of the root लभ् (labh).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

लाभ (lābhám

  1. meeting with, finding
  2. obtaining, getting, attaining, acquisition, gain, profit
  3. capture, conquest
  4. apprehension, perception, knowledge
  5. (astrology) name of the 11th lunar mansion

DescendantsEdit

Masculine a-stem declension of लाभ (lābhá)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative लाभः
lābháḥ
लाभौ
lābhaú
लाभाः / लाभासः¹
lābhā́ḥ / lābhā́saḥ¹
Vocative लाभ
lā́bha
लाभौ
lā́bhau
लाभाः / लाभासः¹
lā́bhāḥ / lā́bhāsaḥ¹
Accusative लाभम्
lābhám
लाभौ
lābhaú
लाभान्
lābhā́n
Instrumental लाभेन
lābhéna
लाभाभ्याम्
lābhā́bhyām
लाभैः / लाभेभिः¹
lābhaíḥ / lābhébhiḥ¹
Dative लाभाय
lābhā́ya
लाभाभ्याम्
lābhā́bhyām
लाभेभ्यः
lābhébhyaḥ
Ablative लाभात्
lābhā́t
लाभाभ्याम्
lābhā́bhyām
लाभेभ्यः
lābhébhyaḥ
Genitive लाभस्य
lābhásya
लाभयोः
lābháyoḥ
लाभानाम्
lābhā́nām
Locative लाभे
lābhé
लाभयोः
lābháyoḥ
लाभेषु
lābhéṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

DescendantsEdit

  • Bengali: লাভ (labh)
  • Indonesian: laba
  • Telugu: లాభము (lābhamu)
  • Thai: ลาภ (lāp)
  • Hindustani:

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