ससा

MarathiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Marathi 𑘭𑘭𑘰 (sasā), from Maharastri Prakrit 𑀲𑀲 (sasa) + Middle Indo-Aryan -𑀓- (-ka-), from Sanskrit शश (śaśa, rabbit), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ćasás (hare), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱesós.

NounEdit

ससा (sasām

  1. rabbit

ReferencesEdit

  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “śaśá”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press

Old MarathiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Maharastri Prakrit 𑀲𑀲 (sasa), from Sanskrit शश (śaśa, rabbit), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ćasás (hare), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱesós.

NounEdit

ससा (sasām (Modi 𑘭𑘭𑘰)

  1. rabbit
    • 1278, म्हाइंभट (Mhāiṃbhaṭa), लीळाचरित्र (Līḷācaritra) page 42:
      दोहों पारधीं ससा सोडिला
      dohoṃ pāradhīṃ sasā soḍilā
    • 1300s, गद्यराज (Gadyarāja), हयग्रीवाचार्य (Hayagrīvācārya) page 153:
      आला ससा भानसा
      ālā sasā bhānasā

DescendantsEdit

  • Marathi: ससा (sasā)

ReferencesEdit

  • Tulpule, Shankar Gopal; Feldhaus, Anne, “ससा”, in A Dictionary of Old Marathi, Mumbai: Popular Prakashan, 1999.

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ससा (sasā)

  1. Devanagari script form of sasā, which is inflection of सस (sasa, hare):
    1. ablative singular
    2. nominative/vocative plural