आविस्

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂owis, from the root *h₂ew-(to see, perceive), whence also possibly उवे(uvé). Cognates include Ancient Greek αἰσθάνομαι(aisthánomai, to perceive), Hittite 𒌋𒀪𒄭(u-uḫ-ḫi, I see) and Latin audiō(I hear, listen).

Traditional etymologists connect it to वहिस्(vahis) and अव(ava), or to आविद्(ā-vid).

Adverb[edit]

आविस् (āvís)

  1. before the eyes, openly, manifestly, evidently

References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0155