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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *dáĉa, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥. Compare Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬯𐬀 (dasa), Ancient Greek δέκα (déka) and Latin decem, Old English tīen (English ten).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

cardinal number
10
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दश (dáśa)

  1. ten

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Benjamin W. Fortson IV (2010), “Indo-Iranian I: Indic”, in Indo-European Language and Culture: An Introduction, 2nd edition, page 203