पृषत्

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *pŕ̥ṣants, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *pŕ̥šants, from Proto-Indo-European *pérs-ont-s ~ *pŕ̥s-ont-s, from *pers- (dust). Cognate with Avestan 𐬞𐬀𐬭𐬱𐬎𐬌𐬌𐬀(paršuiia), Old Church Slavonic прахъ (praxŭ), Lithuanian purkšti (shower), Latvian pārsla (flake), Norwegian fors, Tocharian B pärs (spray).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

पृषत् (pṛ́ṣat)

  1. spotted, speckled, piebald, variegated
  2. sprinkling

Noun[edit]

पृषत् (pṛ́ṣatm

  1. a spotted antelope
  2. a drop of water
  3. a spotted doe

Noun[edit]

पृषत् (pṛ́ṣatn

  1. a drop of water or any other liquid