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उखा

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Proto-Indo-European *aukw- (cooking pot), *Hukʷ-, *ukwnos (compare Old Armenian ակութ (akutʿ), Albanian anë, Latin aulla, olla, Ancient Greek ἰπνός (ipnós), Old Norse and Old English ofn (English oven).

NounEdit

उखा (ukhāf

  1. boiler
  2. pot or vessel which can be placed over fire (RV., AV., etc.)
  3. part of the leg (Pāṇ., Car.)

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 0172