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नृ

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂nḗr (man).

NounEdit

नृ (nṛ́m

  1. man, hero, person
  2. (chiefly plural) mankind, people
  3. (grammar) masculine word
  4. the pin or gnomon of a sundial
  5. (chess) a chess piece

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

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, pages 567, 568