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कनीन

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ken- (new, fresh), whence also कन्या (kanyā, girl, virgin, daughter). Cognates include Latin re-cēns (recent; fresh; young) and Ancient Greek καινός (kainós, new).

AdjectiveEdit

कनीन (kanī́na)

  1. young, youthful

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 0248