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वाङ्मय

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EtymologyEdit

वाङ् (vāṅ) +‎ मय (maya).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

वाङ्मय (vāṅmáya)

  1. eloquent, rhetorical

NounEdit

वाङ्मय (vāṅmáyam, n

  1. speech, eloquence, rhetoric
  2. literature

DeclensionEdit

Masculine a-stem declension of वाङ्मय (vāṅmáya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative वाङ्मयः
vāṅmáyaḥ
वाङ्मयौ
vāṅmáyau
वाङ्मयाः / वाङ्मयासः¹
vāṅmáyāḥ / vāṅmáyāsaḥ¹
Vocative वाङ्मय
vā́ṅmaya
वाङ्मयौ
vā́ṅmayau
वाङ्मयाः / वाङ्मयासः¹
vā́ṅmayāḥ / vā́ṅmayāsaḥ¹
Accusative वाङ्मयम्
vāṅmáyam
वाङ्मयौ
vāṅmáyau
वाङ्मयान्
vāṅmáyān
Instrumental वाङ्मयेन
vāṅmáyena
वाङ्मयाभ्याम्
vāṅmáyābhyām
वाङ्मयैः / वाङ्मयेभिः¹
vāṅmáyaiḥ / vāṅmáyebhiḥ¹
Dative वाङ्मयाय
vāṅmáyāya
वाङ्मयाभ्याम्
vāṅmáyābhyām
वाङ्मयेभ्यः
vāṅmáyebhyaḥ
Ablative वाङ्मयात्
vāṅmáyāt
वाङ्मयाभ्याम्
vāṅmáyābhyām
वाङ्मयेभ्यः
vāṅmáyebhyaḥ
Genitive वाङ्मयस्य
vāṅmáyasya
वाङ्मययोः
vāṅmáyayoḥ
वाङ्मयानाम्
vāṅmáyānām
Locative वाङ्मये
vāṅmáye
वाङ्मययोः
vāṅmáyayoḥ
वाङ्मयेषु
vāṅmáyeṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic
Neuter a-stem declension of वाङ्मय (vāṅmáya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative वाङ्मयम्
vāṅmáyam
वाङ्मये
vāṅmáye
वाङ्मयानि / वाङ्मया¹
vāṅmáyāni / vāṅmáyā¹
Vocative वाङ्मय
vā́ṅmaya
वाङ्मये
vā́ṅmaye
वाङ्मयानि / वाङ्मया¹
vā́ṅmayāni / vā́ṅmayā¹
Accusative वाङ्मयम्
vāṅmáyam
वाङ्मये
vāṅmáye
वाङ्मयानि / वाङ्मया¹
vāṅmáyāni / vāṅmáyā¹
Instrumental वाङ्मयेन
vāṅmáyena
वाङ्मयाभ्याम्
vāṅmáyābhyām
वाङ्मयैः / वाङ्मयेभिः¹
vāṅmáyaiḥ / vāṅmáyebhiḥ¹
Dative वाङ्मयाय
vāṅmáyāya
वाङ्मयाभ्याम्
vāṅmáyābhyām
वाङ्मयेभ्यः
vāṅmáyebhyaḥ
Ablative वाङ्मयात्
vāṅmáyāt
वाङ्मयाभ्याम्
vāṅmáyābhyām
वाङ्मयेभ्यः
vāṅmáyebhyaḥ
Genitive वाङ्मयस्य
vāṅmáyasya
वाङ्मययोः
vāṅmáyayoḥ
वाङ्मयानाम्
vāṅmáyānām
Locative वाङ्मये
vāṅmáye
वाङ्मययोः
vāṅmáyayoḥ
वाङ्मयेषु
vāṅmáyeṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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ReferencesEdit

  • वाङ्म॑य” in Carl Cappeller, A Sanskrit–English Dictionary: Based upon the St. Petersburg Lexicons, Strasbourg: Karl J. Trübner, 1891, OCLC 186102264, page 482, column 2.
  • Arthur A. Macdonell, A practical Sanskrit dictionary with transliteration, accentuation, and etymological analysis throughout, London: Oxford University Press, 1893, page 275
  • Monier Williams (1899), “वाङ्मय”, in A Sanskrit–English Dictionary, [], new edition, Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, OCLC 458052227, page 937, column 2.
  • Horace Hayman Wilson, A dictionary in Sanscrit and English, 2nd ed., Calcutta: Education Press, Circular Road, 1832, page 747