क्ष

TranslingualEdit

Deva-kṣa.png

LigatureEdit

क्ष ‎(kṣa)

  1. Irregular ligature of and

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Avestan 𐬰𐬃 ‎(zā̊), Persian زمین), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm (compare Russian земля́ ‎(zemljá), Latvian zeme, Latin humus, Ancient Greek χθών ‎(khthṓn)).

NounEdit

क्ष ‎(kṣam

  1. field
  2. the protector or cultivator of a field, peasant

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 324
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