तारा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit तारा ‎(tārā), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hstar-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr.

Noun[edit]

तारा ‎(tārām ‎(Urdu spelling تارا)

  1. star
  2. string, wire
  3. planet
  4. meteor
  5. (anatomy) pupil

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Nepali[edit]

Noun[edit]

तारा ‎(tārā)

  1. star

Sanskrit[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hstar- (compare Avestan 𐬯𐬙𐬀𐬭 (stārō), Persian ستاره ‎(setâre)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr. Other cognates include Latin stella, Ancient Greek ἀστήρ ‎(astḗr) and Old English steorra (English star).

Noun[edit]

तारा ‎(tārāf

  1. a fixed star, asterism
  2. the pupil of the eye (chiefly at the end of a compound)
  3. a kind of meteor
  4. (Samkhya philosophy) one of the 8 siddhis
  5. (music) name of a raga of six notes
  6. a kind of perfume
  7. a form of दाक्षायणी ‎(dākṣāyaṇī) (worshipped on the mountain Kiṣkindha; protectress of the Gṛtsa-madas)
  8. name of a Buddhist goddess
  9. name of Brihaspati's wife (carried off by soma)
  10. name of the wife of Buddha Amoghasiddha
  11. of a shakti
  12. name of a yogini
  13. name of a female monkey

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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 0443