ईश

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ईश् (īś), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyḱ- (ability, possession). Same Indo-European source as Avestan 𐬀𐬉𐬱𐬁 (aēšā-, ability, possessions), Tocharian B aik- (to know) and Proto-Germanic *aiganą (English own)

Noun[edit]

ईश (īśam

  1. a husband.
  2. a रुद्र.
  3. the number ‘eleven’ (as there are eleven रुद्रs)

Proper noun[edit]

ईश (īśam

  1. Name of शिव as regent of the north-east quarter.
  2. Name of शिव.
  3. Name of कुवेर.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Monier William's Sanskrit-English Dictionary, 2nd Ed. 1899.