वत्स

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*wet-

From Proto-Indo-European *wet- (year). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἔτος (étos), Gothic 𐍅𐌹𐌸𐍂𐌿𐍃 (wiþrus, lamb), Latin vetus, Old Norse veðr (male sheep), Old High German widar, Old English weþer.

Noun[edit]

वत्स (vatsám

  1. a calf, the young of any animal, offspring, child
  2. a son, boy
  3. a year

References[edit]

Monier Monier-Williams, "Sanskrit-English Dictionary", URL accessed on 2008-02-09.