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See also: ARC and arc

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin arcus (bow).

PrefixEdit

arc-

  1. (mathematics) Used to form the names of inverse trigonometric and hyperbolic functions, and the symbols for these functions.
    arc-sine (British), arcsine (US)
    arctan

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Tocharian BEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Possibly from an unattested *ārk (merit), indicating an early Proto-Tocharian *ārk. This is possibly related to Sanskrit अर्हति (arhati), but other cognates with this word make such a connection unlikely.

VerbEdit

arc-

  1. to merit, deserve, be worthy of

Further readingEdit

  • Adams, Douglas Q. (2013), “ārc-”, in A Dictionary of Tocharian B: Revised and Greatly Enlarged (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 10), Amsterdam, New York: Rodopi, →ISBN, page 53