See also: सम, सम्, and सं-

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Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Indo-Aryan *sam-, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *sam-, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *som- (together, wholly). Compare Middle Persian hm (ham), Persian هم(ham) and Ancient Greek σύν (sún, with, in company with, together with) (whence English syn-). Compare also English same, some.

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Prefix edit

सम्- (sam-)

  1. with, together with, along with, together, altogether

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References edit

  • Monier Williams (1899), “सम्-”, in A Sanskrit–English Dictionary, [], new edition, Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, →OCLC, page 1152/1.
  • Mayrhofer, Manfred (1996) Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Altindoarischen [Etymological Dictionary of Old Indo-Aryan]‎[1] (in German), volume 2, Heidelberg: Carl Winter Universitätsverlag, pages 702-3