अङ्गुरि

SanskritEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hanguri-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eng-ul- (joint?). Cognates include Latin angulus (corner, angle), Old High German enchil (ankle, joint) and Old Church Slavonic ѫгълъ (ǫgŭlŭ, angle)

NounEdit

अङ्गुरि (aṅgúrif

  1. finger
  2. toe

CompoundsEdit

  • अनङ्गुरि (anaṅguri) (an-aṅgurí)
  • पञ्चाङ्गुरि (pañcāṅguri) (pañcā*ṅguri)
  • स्वङ्गुरि (svaṅguri) (sv-aṅgurí)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0008
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