శ్వశురుడు

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Telugu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit श्वशुर (śvaśura) +‎ -డు (-ḍu); from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱuros. Cognates include Ancient Greek ἑκυρός (hekurós), Latin socer, and Old English sweor.

Noun[edit]

శ్వశురుడు (śvaśuruḍu? (plural శ్వశురులు)

  1. A father-in-law.

References[edit]

  • “శ్వశురుడు” in Charles Philip Brown (1903) A Telugu-English dictionary, Madras: Promoting Christian Knowledge, page 1264