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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NumeralEdit

अष्ट ‎(aṣṭa) (aṣṭa)

  1. (cardinal) eight

DescendantsEdit