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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *aštā, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw. Compare Avestan 𐬀𐬱𐬙𐬀 (ašta), Persian هشت (hašt), also Latvian astoņi, Ancient Greek ὀκτώ (oktṓ), Latin octō, English eight.

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NumeralEdit

cardinal number
8 Previous: सप्तन् (saptan)
Next: नवन् (navan)

अष्ट (áṣṭa)

  1. (cardinal) eight

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