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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Sanskrit लिपि (lipi), from Old Persian 𐎮𐎡𐎱𐎡 (dipi), from Elamite 𒁾 (/tippi/), from Akkadian 𒁾 (/ṭuppu/, tablet, document, letter), from Sumerian 𒁾 (dub, tablet). Compare to Gujarati લિપિ (lipi), Punjabi ਲਿਪੀ (lipī) / ਲਿਪਿ (lipi), Marathi लिपी (lipī), Bengali লিপি (lipi) and Malayalam ലിപി (lipi).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

लिपि (lipif

  1. writing, script
  2. letter, character

DeclensionEdit

Declension of लिपि
Singular Plural
Direct लिपि (lipi) लिपियाँ (lipiyā̃)
Oblique लिपि (lipi) लिपियों (lipiyõ)
Vocative लिपि (lipi) लिपियो (lipiyo)

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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ashokan Prakrit 𑀮𑀺𑀧𑀺 (lipi), from older Ashokan Prakrit 𐨡𐨁𐨤𐨁(dipi), borrowed from Old Persian 𐎮𐎡𐎱𐎡 (dipi), from Elamite 𒁾 (/tippi/), from Akkadian 𒁾 (/ṭuppu/, tablet, document, letter), from Sumerian 𒁾 (dub, tablet).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

लिपि (lipif

  1. writing
  2. inscription
  3. written document
  4. painting, drawing

DeclensionEdit

Feminine i-stem declension of लिपि (lipi)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative लिपिः
lipiḥ
लिपी
lipī
लिपयः
lipayaḥ
Vocative लिपे
lipe
लिपी
lipī
लिपयः
lipayaḥ
Accusative लिपिम्
lipim
लिपी
lipī
लिपीः
lipīḥ
Instrumental लिप्या
lipyā
लिपिभ्याम्
lipibhyām
लिपिभिः
lipibhiḥ
Dative लिपये / लिप्ये¹ / लिप्यै²
lipaye / lipye¹ / lipyai²
लिपिभ्याम्
lipibhyām
लिपिभ्यः
lipibhyaḥ
Ablative लिपेः / लिप्याः²
lipeḥ / lipyāḥ²
लिपिभ्याम्
lipibhyām
लिपिभ्यः
lipibhyaḥ
Genitive लिपेः / लिप्याः²
lipeḥ / lipyāḥ²
लिप्योः
lipyoḥ
लिपीनाम्
lipīnām
Locative लिपौ / लिप्याम्²
lipau / lipyām²
लिप्योः
lipyoḥ
लिपिषु
lipiṣu
Notes
  • ¹Less common
  • ²Later Sanskrit

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