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See also: अंह्रि
From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Háźʰr̥, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háȷ́ʰr̥, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵʰ-r̥ ~ *h₂ǵʰ-én-s (“day”). Cognate with Avestan 𐬀𐬌𐬌𐬀𐬭 (aiiar, “day”) and possibly Old English dæġ (whence English day).
अहर् • (áhar) n
- sacrificial or festival day, portion of a sacrifice appointed for one day's performance
- day personified as one of the eight Vasus