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अहर्

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵʰ-r̥/n̥- (day).

NounEdit

अहर् (aharn

  1. day
  2. sacrificial or festival day, portion of a sacrifice appointed for one day's performance
  3. day personified as one of the eight Vasus

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 0124