అష్ట

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit अष्ट ‎(aṣṭa, eight), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *oḱtṓw. Compare Avestan 𐬀𐬱𐬙𐬀 ‎(ašta), Persian هشت ‎(hašt), also Latvian astoņi, Ancient Greek ὀκτώ ‎(oktṓ), Latin octō, English eight.

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Adjective[edit]

అష్ట ‎(aṣṭa)

  1. Of or pertaining to eight.
    అష్టకష్టములు‎ ― aṣṭakaṣṭamulu(please add an English translation of this usage example)
    అష్టదిక్పాలకులు
    aṣṭadikpālakulu
    The regents of the eight points of the compass.
    అష్టలక్ష్ములు
    aṣṭalakṣmulu
    The eight forms of Hindu goddess Lakshmi.

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