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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyḱ- (ability, possession). Same Indo-European source as Avestan 𐬀𐬉𐬱𐬁 (aēšā-, ability, possessions), Tocharian B aik- (to know) and Proto-Germanic *aiganą (English own).

RootEdit

ईश् (īś)

  1. own, possession.

NounEdit

ईश् (īśm

  1. master, lord, the supreme spirit.
  2. name of Shiva

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Monier William's Sanskrit-English Dictionary, 2nd Ed. 1899.