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पञ्चाशत्

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *penkʷēḱomt, from earlier *pénkʷe-dḱomt (five-ten). Cognates include Ancient Greek πεντήκοντα (pentḗkonta) and Latin quīnquāgintā.

NumeralEdit

पञ्चाशत् (pañcāśát)

  1. fifty

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 0578