दत्

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From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hdánts, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hdánts (compare Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬥𐬙𐬀𐬥(dantan), 𐬛𐬁𐬙𐬁(dātā), Persian دندان(dandân)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃dónts (tooth) (compare Ancient Greek ὀδούς (odoús), ὀδών (odṓn), Latin dēns, Old English tōþ (whence English tooth)).

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दत् (dátm (taking the form दन्त (dánta) in the strong cases)

  1. a tooth

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