पञ्चन्

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe. Compare Avestan 𐬞𐬀𐬧𐬗𐬀 (paṇca), Old Church Slavonic пѧть (pętĭ), Lithuanian penki, Albanian pesë, Ancient Greek πέντε (pénte), Latin quinque and Old English fīf (English five).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɐɲ.t͡ɕɐn̪/

Numeral[edit]

cardinal number
5
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पञ्चन् (páñcan)

  1. five

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 578/2