जीवति

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷeih₃w- (to live). Cognate with Old Church Slavonic жити (žiti), Ancient Greek βίος (bios), Latin vīvō.

Verb[edit]

जीवति (jī́vati)

  1. to live, be or remain alive
  2. to revive
  3. to support life, keep alive
  4. to nourish, bring up
  5. to seek a livelihood, wish to live by

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References[edit]

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 422