ऋष्व

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₃r̥swos. Cognate with Ancient Greek ὄρος ‎(óros) (<*h₃eros) and Avestan 𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬱𐬬𐬀 ‎(ǝrǝšva).

AdjectiveEdit

ऋष्व ‎(ṛṣvá)

  1. elevated, high
  2. sublime, great, noble (as gods)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0227
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