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From Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (“to know”). Cognate with Latin vidi (“to see”), Ancient Greek οἶδα (oîda, “to know”) originally having a digamma at the beginning an reading as voĩda.
विद् (√vid) (class 2 root)
- Forms words relating to knowledge.
- वेत्ति (vetti, “to know”)
- वेद m (veda, “knowledge”)
- वेदि f (vedi, “knowledge”)
- विद्या (vidyā, “knowledge”)
- अविद्या (avidyā, “knowledge”)