नश्

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See also: नशा and नाश

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hnaś-, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnaĉ-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂neḱ- (to reach, attain). Cognate with Latin nanciscor (I encounter), Old Irish (do·)icc (comes), Ancient Greek ἤνεγκα (ḗnenka, I carried)) (aorist of φέρω (phérō)), Old English ġenōg (whence English enough).

Pronunciation[edit]

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नश् (naś)

  1. to reach, attain

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *naś-, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *naĉ-, from Proto-Indo-European *neḱ- (to perish, disappear). Cognate with Latin noceō (to harm, hurt), Ancient Greek νεκρός (nekrós), Old Irish éc,

Root[edit]

नश् (naś)

  1. to perish, disappear

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