𑀡𑀲𑁆𑀲𑀇

Maharastri PrakritEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit नश्यति (náśyati), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *náśyati, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *náćyati, from Proto-Indo-European *néḱ-ye-ti, ye-present form of the root *neḱ- (to perish, disappear). Cognate with Pali nassati.

VerbEdit

𑀡𑀲𑁆𑀲𑀇 (ṇassaï) (intransitive)

  1. to perish

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Richard Pischel (1900) Grammatik der Prakrit-Sprachen [Comparative Grammar Of The Prakrit Languages]‎[1], Varanasi: Motilal Banarasidass, published 1957, page 349
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985) , “náśyati (7027)”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press