द्रु

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *drew-, oblique case stem of *dóru, whence also regularly Sanskrit दारु ‎(dā́ru). Compare Ancient Greek δρῦς ‎(drûs) and Old Church Slavonic дръва ‎(drŭva).

NounEdit

द्रु ‎(drúm, n

  1. wood or any wooden implement (as a cup, an oar etc.)
  2. a tree or branch (masculine only)

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 0502
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