Tamil edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Cognate with Telugu వల్లె (valle).

Noun edit

வாழ் (vāḻ)

  1. regularity, order
    Synonym: முறைமை (muṟaimai)

Etymology 2 edit

From Proto-Dravidian *wāẓ (to live). Cognate with Kannada ಬಾಳು (bāḷu), Malayalam വാഴുക (vāḻuka), Telugu బతుకు (batuku).

Verb edit

வாழ் (vāḻ)

  1. to live
Conjugation edit
Derived terms edit

References edit

  • Johann Philipp Fabricius (1972), “வாழ்”, in Tamil and English Dictionary, Tranquebar: Evangelical Lutheran Mission Pub. House
  • University of Madras (1924–1936), “வாழ்”, in Tamil Lexicon, Madras [Chennai]: Diocesan Press
  • University of Madras (1924–1936), “வாழ்-தல்”, in Tamil Lexicon, Madras [Chennai]: Diocesan Press