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The English word ‘path’ is similar to the word Hindi  ‘path’ (like in Rajpath) and nearly means the same. Knowing the two languages are of the same family (Indo European family), it’s not surprising. Same goes for ‘dent’ (as in dental, dentistry..) which might be related to a similar Hindi word ‘danta’ [as in Dantamanjan (tooth powder)] both in pronounciation and meaning. Etymologies can be fascinating…

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