द्व

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Translingual[edit]

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Ligature[edit]

द्व (dva)

  1. Irregular ligature of and

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁. Cognates include Avestan 𐬛𐬎𐬎𐬀 (duua), Ancient Greek δύο (dúo), Latin duo, and Old English twā (English two), Serbo-Croatian, Slovene, Czech, Slovak dva, Russian два (dva), Polish dwa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

cardinal number
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Next: त्रि (tri)

द्व (dvá)

  1. two, both

Descendants[edit]

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 0503