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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *źʰr̥tás, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ĵʰr̥tás, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰr̥-t-ós, from *ǵʰer- (to yearn for). Cognate with Ancient Greek χαρτός (khartós).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

हृत (hṛtá)

  1. taken away, seized (often = ‘deprived or bereft of’, ‘having lost’, ‘-less’)
  2. ravished, charmed, fascinated