द्यौष्पितृ

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From द्यु (dyú, sky) +‎ पितृ (pitṛ́, father). Cognate with Proto-Italic *djous patēr (whence Latin Iuppiter), Ancient Greek Ζεῦ πάτερ (Zeû páter).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

द्यौष्पितृ (dyáuṣ-pitṛ́m (pronounced dyā́uṣ-pitṛ́) (Vedic)

  1. Dyaus Pita, Father Sky