वच्

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wekʷ- (speak). Cognates include Middle Dutch gewāgen (to speak), Latin vōx (voice), Ancient Greek ὄψ (óps, voice) and Persian آواز (âvâz, voice).

Root[edit]

वच् (vac)

  1. to speak, utter, say

Derived terms[edit]

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 912