जानाति

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Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵneh₃-

From Proto-Indo-Aryan [Term?] (compare Sanskrit जानाति ‎(jānāti)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?] (compare Avestan 𐬰𐬀𐬥𐬄𐬥 ‎(zanąn), Old Persian 𐎧𐏁𐎴𐎠𐎿𐎠𐏃𐎹 ‎(xšnāsāhiy) (Persian شناختن ‎(šenâxtan)), Kurdish zanîn, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵneh₃- ‎(to know) (compare Old Church Slavonic знати ‎(znati), English know).

Verb[edit]

जानाति

  1. to know
  2. to understand, comprehend
  3. to notice

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵneh₃-

From Proto-Indo-Aryan [Term?] (compare Pali जानाति), from Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?] (compare Avestan 𐬰𐬀𐬥𐬄𐬥 ‎(zanąn), Old Persian 𐎧𐏁𐎴𐎠𐎿𐎠𐏃𐎹 ‎(xšnāsāhiy) (Persian شناختن ‎(šenâxtan)), Kurdish zanîn, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵneh₃- ‎(to know) (compare Old Church Slavonic знати ‎(znati), English know).

Verb[edit]

जानाति ‎(jānāti)

  1. to know, have knowledge, become acquainted with
  2. to perceive, apprehend, understand, experience, recognize, ascertain, investigate
  3. to know as, know or perceive that, regard or consider as
  4. (with मृषा) to consider as untrue
  5. to acknowledge, approve, allow
  6. to recognize as one's own, take possession of
  7. to visit as a friend
  8. to remember
  9. to engage in
  10. to make known, announce, teach anything
  11. to inform any one (with genitive) that
  12. to request, ask
  13. to wish to know or become acquainted with or learn, investigate, examine
  14. to wish for information about
  15. to conjecture

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 425