puṃs पुंस्

Definition: m. (the strong cases from pumāns-[ see ]; sg. Nominal verb p/umān-; vocative case p/umas-or p/uman-; accusative p/umāṃsam-; dual number Nominal verb p/umāṃsau-; plural Nominal verb p/umāṃsas-[irreg. puṃsas- ];the weak from puṃs-[ exempli gratia, 'for example' sg. instrumental case puṃs/ā-; locative case puṃs/i- accusative plural puṃs/as-],which loses its s-before consonants[ exempli gratia, 'for example' instrumental case plural pum-bh/is-; locative case plural puṃs/u-];for puṃs-, in the beginning of a compound See ) a man, a male being etc.