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EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit संसार (saṃsāra).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

संसार (sãsārm (Urdu spelling سنسار)

  1. world; mortal world
    यह संसार केवल एक माया है।
    yah sãsār keval ek māyā hai.
    The world is but an illusion.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of संसार
Singular Plural
Direct संसार (sãsār) संसार (sãsār)
Oblique संसार (sãsār) संसारों (sãsārõ)
Vocative संसार (sãsār) संसारो (sãsāro)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Bahri, Hardev (1989), “संसार”, in Siksarthi Hindi-Angrejhi Sabdakosa [Learners' Hindi-English Dictionary], Delhi: Rajpal & Sons
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “संसार”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.

SanskritEdit

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NounEdit

संसार (saṃ-sāram

  1. going or wandering through, undergoing transmigration; samsara
  2. course, passage, passing through a succession of states, circuit of mundane existence, transmigration, metempsychosis
  3. the world, secular life, worldly illusion
    आ संसारात्ā saṃsārātfrom the beginning of the world

DeclensionEdit

Masculine a-stem declension of संसार
Nom. sg. संसारः (saṃsāraḥ)
Gen. sg. संसारस्य (saṃsārasya)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative संसारः (saṃsāraḥ) संसारौ (saṃsārau) संसाराः (saṃsārāḥ)
Vocative संसार (saṃsāra) संसारौ (saṃsārau) संसाराः (saṃsārāḥ)
Accusative संसारम् (saṃsāram) संसारौ (saṃsārau) संसारान् (saṃsārān)
Instrumental संसारेण (saṃsāreṇa) संसाराभ्याम् (saṃsārābhyām) संसारैः (saṃsāraiḥ)
Dative संसाराय (saṃsārāya) संसाराभ्याम् (saṃsārābhyām) संसारेभ्यः (saṃsārebhyaḥ)
Ablative संसारात् (saṃsārāt) संसाराभ्याम् (saṃsārābhyām) संसारेभ्यः (saṃsārebhyaḥ)
Genitive संसारस्य (saṃsārasya) संसारयोः (saṃsārayoḥ) संसाराणाम् (saṃsārāṇām)
Locative संसारे (saṃsāre) संसारयोः (saṃsārayoḥ) संसारेषु (saṃsāreṣu)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 1119