ऋष्व

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₃r̥swos. Cognate with Ancient Greek ὄρος (óros) (<*h₃eros) and Avestan 𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬱𐬬𐬀 (ǝrǝšva).

Adjective[edit]

ऋष्व (ṛṣvá)

  1. elevated, high
  2. sublime, great, noble (as gods)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0227