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जीवति

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷeih₃w- (to live). Cognate with Old Church Slavonic жити (žiti), Ancient Greek βίος (bíos), Latin vīvō.

VerbEdit

जीवति (jī́vati)

  1. to live, be or remain alive
  2. to revive
  3. to support life, keep alive
  4. to nourish, bring up
  5. to seek a livelihood, wish to live by

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 422