Ṛgveda-Saṁhitā – Statistics

by Detlef Eichler

 

Vowels – Sorted by Alphabet

Statistics of Accents
Consonants Sorted by Alphabet

Vowels Sorted by Frequency

Consonants Sorted by Frequency

Sounds Sorted by Frequency

Number of Sūktas, Mantras, Lines, Pādas, Words, Syllables

 

Vowels Sorted by Alphabet

 

Vowel

Number

           %

a

172388

44.87

ā

60577

15.77

i

47842

12.45

ī

9877

2.57

ī3

3

0.00

u

27034

7.04

ū

6256

1.63

10301

2.68

99

0.03

3

0.00

e

25162

6.55

o

1508

0.39

ai

22277

5.80

au

840

0.22

 

 

 

Vowels

      384167

        100.00

 

Statistics of Accents

 

Udāttas

128477

Independent Svaritas

2082

Dependent   Svaritas

72718

Anudāttas (without Kampa anudāttas)

99581

Pracayas

81309

Total

384167

 

List of all independent Svaritas    Font: URW Palladio IT     PDF

 

3-Kampas   262

1-Kampas   402

 

List of all Kampas    Font: Sanskrit 2003

 

3-Kampas in the Padapāṭha     15   PDF

1-Kampas in the Padapāṭha     11

 

Consonants Sorted by Alphabet

 

Consonant

       Number

           %

k

11028

2.20

kh

697

0.14

g

7523

1.50

gh

1461

0.29

442

0.09

c

8105

1.62

ch

982

0.20

j

10159

2.03

jh

1

0.00

ñ

1344

0.27

1529

0.30

ṭh

920

0.18

140

0.03

ḍh

42

0.01

7298

1.46

t

49992

9.97

th

4729

0.94

d

25267

5.04

dh

9832

1.96

n

43025

8.58

p

18303

3.65

ph

63

0.01

b

2654

0.53

bh

10556

2.10

m

35098

7.00

y

39285

7.83

r

49543

9.88

l

549

0.11

v

49854

9.94

ś

12730

2.54

14791

2.95

s

37581

7.49

h

12373

2.47

17909

3.57

883

0.18

14163

2.82

499

0.10

ḻh

169

0.03

Consonants

501519

  100.00

Vowels

384167

 

Total Sounds

885686

 

 

ṁ (k, kh, g, gh)

1147

ṁ (c, ch, j, jh)

1306

ṁ (t, th, d, dh, n)

3971

ṁ (p, ph, b, bh, m)

3241

ṁ (y, l, v)

3129

ṁ (r, ś, ṣ, s, h)

5115

17909

 

 

cch from ch

    680

nts from ns

286

Jihvāmūlīyas (ḥk,ḥkh)

    693

Upadhmānīyas (ḥp, ḥph)

  2338

 

Vowels Sorted by Frequency

 

Vowel

Number

           %

a

172388

44.87

ā

60577

15.77

i

47842

12.45

u

27034

7.04

e

25162

6.55

o

22277

5.80

10301

2.68

ī

9877

2.57

ū

3

0.00

ai

6256

1.63

au

1508

0.39

840

0.22

ī3

99

0.03

3

0.00

 

 

 

Vowels

          384167 

    100.00

 

 

Consonants  Sorted by Frequency

 

Consonant

       Number

            %

t

49992

9.97

v

49854

9.94

r

49543

9.88

n

43025

8.58

y

39285

7.83

s

37581

7.49

m

35098

7.00

d

25267

5.04

p

18303

3.65

17909

3.57

14791

2.95

14163

2.82

ś

12730

2.54

h

12373

2.47

k

11028

2.20

bh

10556

2.10

j

10159

2.03

dh

9832

1.96

c

8105

1.62

g

7523

1.50

7298

1.46

th

4729

0.94

b

2654

0.53

1529

0.30

gh

1461

0.29

ñ

1344

0.27

ch

982

0.20

ṭh

920

0.18

883

0.18

kh

697

0.14

l

549

0.11

499

0.10

442

0.09

ḻh

169

0.03

140

0.03

ph

63

0.01

ḍh

42

0.01

jh

1

0.00

 

 

 

Consonants

501519

     100.00

Vowels

384167

 

Total Sounds

885686

 

 

 

 

Sounds Sorted by Frequency

 

Sound

       Number

            %

a

 172388

19.46

ā

 60577

6.84

t

 49992

5.64

v

 49854

5.63

r

 49543

5.59

i

 47842

5.40

n

 43025

4.86

y

 39285

4.44

s

 37581

4.24

m

 35098

3.96

u

 27034

3.05

d

 25267

2.85

e

 25162

2.84

o

 22277

2.52

p

 18303

2.07

 17909

2.02

 14791

1.67

 14163

1.60

ś

 12730

1.44

h

 12373

1.40

k

 11028

1.25

bh

 10556

1.19

 10301

1.16

j

 10159

1.15

ī

 9877

1.12

dh

 9832

1.11

c

 8105

0.92

g

 7523

0.85

 7298

0.82

ū

 6256

0.71

th

 4729

0.53

b

 2654

0.30

 1529

0.17

ai

 1508

0.17

gh

 1461

0.16

ñ

 1344

0.15

ch

 982

0.11

ṭh

 920

0.10

 883

0.10

au

 840

0.09

kh

 697

0.08

l

 549

0.06

 499

0.06

 442

0.05

ḻh

 169

0.02

 140

0.02

 99

0.01

ph

 63

0.01

ḍh

 42

0.00

ī3

 3

0.00

 3

0.00

jh

 1

0.00

Total sounds

     885686

    100.00

 

Number of Sūktas, Mantras, Lines, Pādas, Words, Syllables, Avagrahas

 

 

  M1

  M2

  M3

  M4

  M5

  M6

  M7

  M8

  M9

 M10

  Total

Sūktas

  191

   43

   62

   58

   87

   75

  104

  103

  114

  191

  1028

Mantras

 2006

  429

  617

  589

  727

  765

  841

 1716

 1108

 1754

 10552

Lines

 4040

  859

 1234

 1178

 1447

 1526

 1642

 3419

 2192

 3498

 21035

Pādas

 7745

 1694

 2357

 2249

 2860

 2919

 3190

 6071

 6071

 6996

 39839

Words

32263

 7698

 9899

 9673

11537

12529

14178

21817

14076

29887

163557

Syllables 

75749 

17926 

23951

22529

27273

29010

32939

50694

34057

70039

384167 

Avagrahas

  200

   34

   53

   58

   67

  101

   85

  124

   89

  210

  1021

 

                                                                                                                                                                    

 Last update: 2 October 2017

 

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