Lexicostatistics: Sanskrit to Avestan

Comparison Sanskrit to Avestan

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Death-M-R-
Mara (मृ)
-M-R-T-
Miriiete, mar- [1]
Exact consonant match -M-/-M-
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
 66,67  
Ear-K-R-N-
Karna (कर्ण)
-G-SH-
Gaošō, gaosha [2]
Related consonant match -K-/-G-
 26,53  
Eye-K-SH-
akSi (अक्षि)
-CH-SH-M-
Čama, čašman-, chashman
Exact consonant match -SH-/-SH-
Too weak signals! -> no point
 0,00  
Four-CH-T-R-
Chatur (चतुर्)
-CH-T-R-
Čaθβrō, chatur, Nom.m. chaßwarô
Exact consonant match -CH-/-CH-
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
 100,00  
Hand-H-S-T-
Hasta (हस्त)
-Z-S-T-
Zastō, zasta- (*dasta?), bazu
Exact consonant match -S-/-S-
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
 66,67  
I-H-M-
Aham (अहम्)
-Z-M-
Azəm, mąm, azam, azem; Acc. "mam"
Exact consonant match -M-/-M-
 50,00  
Name-N-M-
N'ma (नामन्)
-N-M-
Nma
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -M-/-M-
 100,00  
Night-R-T-R-
RaatriH (रात्र)
-KH-SH-P-
Xšap-; naxturu "nocturnal"
 0,00  
Nose-N-S-K-
Naasika (नासिक)
-N-N-H-
Nåŋha
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Related consonant match -K-/-H-
 53,55  
Sun-S-R-
Surya (सूर्य)
-H-R-
Huuarə, hvarz
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
 50,00  
Three-T-R-
Tri (त्रि)
-TH-R-
θriiō, -θri-, ßri, Nom.m. ßrayas (ßritya="third")
Exact consonant match -R-/-R-
Related consonant match -T-/-TH-
 89,12  
Tongue-ZH-V-R-
JivraH (जिह्वा)
-H-Z-V-
Hizvâ- (Acc. hizvam)
Exact consonant match -V-/-V-
Related consonant match -ZH-/-Z-
 56,76  
Tooth-D-N-T-
Danta (दन्त)
-D-N-T-
Dantnō (pl.), dt-
Exact consonant match -D-/-D-
Exact consonant match -N-/-N-
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
 100,00  
Two-D-V-
Dvi (द्वि)
-D-V-
Duua, dva, Nom. m. "duva"
Exact consonant match -D-/-D-
Exact consonant match -V-/-V-
 100,00  
Water-V-R-
vAr (वारि)
-P-
Ap
 0,00  
Who-K-
Ka (क)
-K-
Exact consonant match -K-/-K-
 100,00  
Wind-V-T-
Vaata (वात)
-V-T-
Vât
Exact consonant match -V-/-V-
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
 100,00  
You (thou)-T-V-M-
Tvam (त्वम्)
-T-
Tū [3]
Exact consonant match -T-/-T-
 33,33  
Analysis:
Total Points/#words: 1092,63/18 (=60,701/100). This value has to be reverted (100-Result) to get the Genetic distance:
Genetic distance: 39,30
 
These langages are closely related!
Period Sanskrit: Year -400, Period Avestan: Year -900.

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Statistics for this comparison (exposure to chance - explanation here):
 
→ Mathematical expectation (μ): 87,24
→ Standard deviation (σ): 4,78
p-value = ƒ(39,30, μ, σ): 5,347 × 10-24
 
This comparison has a probability lower than 0,01% to get results below 39,30 if conducted with random values.
References:
 1. To die
 2. All Avesta words from: Palisto's KurdishDNA blog
 3. Source: www.palaeolexicon.com/