भ्रू

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *HbʰrúHs, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃bʰrúHs. Cognate with Persian ابرو (abru), Old English brū (English brow), Ancient Greek ὀφρύς (ophrús) and Tocharian B pärwāne.

Noun[edit]

भ्रू (bhrūf

  1. eyebrow

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 770/3