श्वन्

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Avestan 𐬯𐬞𐬁 (spā)), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwṓ. Cognates include Ancient Greek κύων (kúōn), Latin canis, Lithuanian šuo, Old Armenian շուն (šun), and Old English hund (English hound).

Noun[edit]

श्वन् (śvánm

  1. a dog, hound, cur

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