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LithuanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic (compare Latvian asara), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱru-, from compound *dr̥ḱ-h₂eḱru- (eye bitter) (compare *dáḱru-). Cognate with Ancient Greek δάκρυ (dákru), Sanskrit अश्रु (aśru).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ãšara f (plural ãšaros) stress pattern 1

  1. tear
  2. pearl

DeclensionEdit