15 Similar Words in Sanskrit and English

15 Similar Words in Sanskrit and English

There are lots of words that are common to Sanskrit and English languages. Some of these words match in their pronunciation due to Deutsch influence on English language. Like the ‘d’ letter in German word ‘kind’ will be pronounced as ‘kint’ in English. So, here I present a list of 15 such similar words in Sanskrit and English.

List of Similar words in Sanskrit and English

Newनवः
Toothदन्तः
Mouthमुखं
Eyeअक्षि
Midमध्यः
Mediumमध्यमः
Utterउच्चर्
Treeतरूः
Threeत्रि
Sixषष्
Sevenसप्तन्
Eightअष्टन्
Nineनवन्
Itएतद्
Rightऋतं

7 thoughts on “15 Similar Words in Sanskrit and English”

  1. I am ready to give at least 60words in english directly borrowed from sanskrit. For Ex.
    vocabulary in english was borrowed from vaagvaikhary of sanskrit,Brother in english from bhraathru of sanskrit ,hasta in sanskrit became hand in english,Nasika became NOSE,Maathru became mother,pithara became Father in english,

  2. Following are similar words in english also

    SANSKRIT ENGLISH

    Gurukulam Curriculum
    talavikshan television
    Bandhu Bond
    Agni Igneous/ ignite
    angar anger
    Upari Upper

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