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आहार

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From [script needed] (ā-√hṛ, to eat).

AdjectiveEdit

आहार (ā-hāra)

  1. (at the end of a compound) bringing near, procuring
  2. being about to fetch, going to fetch

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

आहार (ā-hāram

  1. taking
  2. fetching, bringing near
  3. employing, use
  4. taking food
  5. food
    ā-hāraṃ-√kṛ — to take food, eat
  6. livelihood

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

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 0162