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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰǵʰyes- (yesterday). Cognate with Ancient Greek χθές (khthés), German gestern, Latin herī, English yester-day, Avestan 𐬰𐬫𐬋 (zyō), Old Persian 𐎮𐎹𐎣 (di-y-k /diya(-ka)/) (whence Persian دیروز (di-ruz)).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Vedic) IPA(key): /ɦjɐ́s̪/
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ɦjɐs̪/
  • AdverbEdit

    ह्यस् (hyás)

    1. yesterday