अनिल

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Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

अनिल m

  1. Devanagari script form of anila

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Possibly ultimately from a derivative of Proto-Indo-European *h₂enh₁mos, a nominal derivative of *h₂enh₁-(breathe) (see अन्(an, to breathe)). Compare Ancient Greek ἄνεμος(ánemos, wind, breeze), Old Armenian անձն(anjn, person) and հողմ(hołm, wind), Old Frisian omma(breath), Latin animus, anima.

Noun[edit]

अनिल ‎(ánilam

  1. air
  2. wind