दश

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *daća, from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥t. Compare Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬯𐬀 ‎(dasa), Ancient Greek δέκα ‎(déka) and Latin decem.[1]

Numeral[edit]

दश ‎(dáśa)

  1. ten

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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