वृद्धि

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit वृद्धि (vṛ́ddhi). Doublet of बाढ़ (bāṛh), a tadbhava.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ʋɾɪd̪.d̪ʱiː/, [ʋɾɪd̪̚.d̪ʱiː]

NounEdit

वृद्धि (vŕddhif (Urdu spelling وردھی‎)

  1. increase, growth, augmentation
    Synonym: वर्धन (vardhan)
  2. lengthening
  3. gain, profit
  4. (grammar) vrddhi

DeclensionEdit

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SanskritEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From वृध् (vṛdh, to grow, root) +‎ -ति (-ti).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

वृद्धि (vṛ́ddhif

  1. cutting off, abscission
  2. (law) forfeiture, deduction
  3. growth, increase, augmentation, rise, advancement, extension, welfare, prosperity, success, fortune, happiness
  4. elevation (of ground)
  5. prolongation (of life)
  6. swelling (of the body)
  7. enlargement of the scrotum (either from swelled testicle or hydrocele)
  8. swelling or rising (of the sea or of the waters), waxing (of the moon)
  9. gain, profit
  10. profit from lending money etc., usury, interest
  11. (grammar) vrddhi
  12. one of the 8 principal drugs (described as mild, cooling etc.; and a remedy for phlegm. leprosy, and worms)
  13. name of the 11th of the astrological yogas (or the yoga star of the 11th lunar mansion)

DeclensionEdit

Feminine i-stem declension of वृद्धि (vṛ́ddhi)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative वृद्धिः
vṛ́ddhiḥ
वृद्धी
vṛ́ddhī
वृद्धयः
vṛ́ddhayaḥ
Vocative वृद्धे
vṛ́ddhe
वृद्धी
vṛ́ddhī
वृद्धयः
vṛ́ddhayaḥ
Accusative वृद्धिम्
vṛ́ddhim
वृद्धी
vṛ́ddhī
वृद्धीः
vṛ́ddhīḥ
Instrumental वृद्ध्या
vṛ́ddhyā
वृद्धिभ्याम्
vṛ́ddhibhyām
वृद्धिभिः
vṛ́ddhibhiḥ
Dative वृद्धये / वृद्ध्ये¹ / वृद्ध्यै²
vṛ́ddhaye / vṛ́ddhye¹ / vṛ́ddhyai²
वृद्धिभ्याम्
vṛ́ddhibhyām
वृद्धिभ्यः
vṛ́ddhibhyaḥ
Ablative वृद्धेः / वृद्ध्याः²
vṛ́ddheḥ / vṛ́ddhyāḥ²
वृद्धिभ्याम्
vṛ́ddhibhyām
वृद्धिभ्यः
vṛ́ddhibhyaḥ
Genitive वृद्धेः / वृद्ध्याः²
vṛ́ddheḥ / vṛ́ddhyāḥ²
वृद्ध्योः
vṛ́ddhyoḥ
वृद्धीनाम्
vṛ́ddhīnām
Locative वृद्धौ / वृद्ध्याम्²
vṛ́ddhau / vṛ́ddhyām²
वृद्ध्योः
vṛ́ddhyoḥ
वृद्धिषु
vṛ́ddhiṣu
Notes
  • ¹Less common
  • ²Later Sanskrit

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