तृष्यति

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *tr̥syéti (to be dry), from *ters- (dry). Cognates include Persian تشنه (tešne), Ancient Greek τέρσομαι (térsomai), Latin terra, Old Armenian թառամիմ (tʿaṙamim, I wither) and Old English þurst (English thirst).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Vedic) IPA(key): /t̪ŕ̩ʂ.jɐ.t̪i/
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈt̪r̩ʂ.jɐ.t̪i/
  • Verb[edit]

    तृष्यति (tṛ́ṣyati) (root तृष्, class 4 P)

    1. to be thirsty, thirst, thirst for
    2. (causative) to cause to thirst

    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 454/1