पुरस्

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *pr̥Hás (before, in front), from Proto-Indo-European *pr̥h₂-ós, from *preh₂- (before, in front). Cognate with Latin prae (before, in front of) prior, Ancient Greek πάρος (páros), English fore.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

पुरस् (purás)

  1. in front
  2. before
  3. towards or from the east

Preposition[edit]

पुरस् (purás)

  1. before, in advance, forward
  2. (with genitive, locative or accusative) in the presence of, before the eyes

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Ashokan Prakrit: [Term?]