SanskritEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *wí, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *wí, from Proto-Indo-European *wi. Cognate with elements of Hittite [script needed] (na-wi, not yet) and Old English wiþ (English with).

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

वि ()

  1. apart
  2. asunder
  3. in different directions
  4. to and fro, about
  5. away, away from
  6. off
  7. without

PrepositionEdit

वि ()

  1. through
  2. between

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwis (bird). Cognate with Latin avis (bird), Ancient Greek ἀετός (aetós, eagle), Avestan 𐬬𐬀𐬌𐬌𐬀(vaiia).

NounEdit

वि (m

  1. a bird
InflectionEdit
Masculine i-stem declension of वि ()
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative विः / वेः
víḥ / véḥ
वी
vī́
वयः
váyaḥ
Vocative वे
वी
vī́
वयः
váyaḥ
Accusative विम्
vím
वी
vī́
वीन्
vī́n
Instrumental विना / व्या¹
vínā / vyā̀¹
विभ्याम्
víbhyām
विभिः
víbhiḥ
Dative वये / व्ये²
váye / vyè²
विभ्याम्
víbhyām
विभ्यः
víbhyaḥ
Ablative वेः / व्यः²
véḥ / vyàḥ²
विभ्याम्
víbhyām
विभ्यः
víbhyaḥ
Genitive वेः / व्यः²
véḥ / vyàḥ²
व्योः
vyóḥ
वीनाम्
vīnā́m
Locative वौ
vaú
व्योः
vyóḥ
विषु
víṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic
  • ²Less common

ReferencesEdit