जिह्वा

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Avestan 𐬵𐬍𐬰𐬏𐬁 (hizvā), Persian زوان (zavân)), from Proto-Indo-European *dn̥ǵʰwéh₂s. Other cognates include Old Latin dingua and Latin lingua, Gothic 𐍄𐌿𐌲𐌲𐍉 (tuggō) and Old Church Slavonic ѩзꙑкъ (językŭ), Old Prussian insuwis, Old Armenian լեզու (lezu).

Noun[edit]

जिह्वा (jihvāf

  1. tongue

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