आँसू

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit अश्रु ‎(áśru), from Proto-Indo-Iranian (compare Persian ارس ‎(ars)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱru-, from compound *dr̥ḱ-h₂eḱru- ‎(eye bitter) (compare *dáḱru-).

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आँसू ‎(ā̃sūm ‎(Urdu spelling آنسو)

  1. tear(s) (usually plural)
    उसकी आँखो में आँसू भर आये।
    Her eyes were filled with tears.

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