श्वेत

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Hindi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit श्वेत (śveta), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos (bright; shine).

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श्वेत (śvet? — Urdu spelling: شویت

  1. white
    उस वृद्ध की दाढ़ी सम्पूर्ण रूप से श्वेत है।
    That old man's beard is completely white.

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Persian سفید (sefid)), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos (bright; shine) (compare Old English hwīt (white), Old Church Slavonic свѣтъ (světŭ).

Adjective[edit]

श्वेत (śveta)

  1. white
  2. bright

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