दश

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Sanskrit[edit]

Sanskrit numbers (edit)
100
 ←  9 १०
10
11  → 
1
    Cardinal: दश (daśa)
    Ordinal: दशम (daśama)

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *dáśa, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *dáĉa, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥. Cognate with Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬯𐬀 (dasa), Ancient Greek δέκα (déka), Latin decem, Old English tīen (whence English ten).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

दश (dáśa)

  1. ten

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Benjamin W. Fortson IV (2010), “Indo-Iranian I: Indic”, in Indo-European Language and Culture: An Introduction, 2nd edition, page 203