सप्तन्

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *septḿ̥. Cognates include Avestan 𐬵𐬀𐬞𐬙𐬀 (hapta), Old Church Slavonic сєдмь (sedmĭ), Latvian septiņi, Latin septem, Ancient Greek ἑπτά (hepta), and Old English seofon (English seven).

Numeral[edit]

सप्तन् (saptán)

  1. seven (a favourite number with the Hindus, and regarded as sacred, often used to express an indefinite plurality [in the same manner as "three", by which it is sometimes multiplied])

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