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√तप् (I तपति, -ते; IV तप्यति, -ते)

 

 

 

'to heat; be hot, suffer; practise religious austerities'

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ओजस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'power, strength'

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चक्षुस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'eye'

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अचक्षुस्- (ADJ)

 

 

 

'blind' ('eyeless')

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तेजस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'splendour; majesty; power'

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मनस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'mind' (–> √मन्)

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सुमनस्- (ADJ)

 

 

 

'good-hearted, benevolent'

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तपस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'heat'; figuratively: 'spiritual suffering, asceticism' (–> √तप्)

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शिरस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'head, top, peak'

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यशस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'glory, fame'

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वचस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'speech, word (√वच्)

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उषस्- (f.)

 

 

 

'dawn'

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वपुस्-

 

 

 

(ADJ) 'beautiful'; (n.) 'form, beauty'

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हविस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'oblation, burnt offering'

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रजस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'mist, dust; passion (which clouds the senses)'

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चेतस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'intellect, thought' (–> √चित्/चिन्त्)

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रहस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'solitude'; ACC used as an adverb: 'secretly'

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नमस्- (n.)

 

 

 

'respect; adoration; obeisance' (√नम्)

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नमस् √कृ

 

 

 

'to pay homage to; to greet someone'

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पर्वत- (m.)

 

 

 

'mountain'

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गज- (m.)

 

 

 

'elephant'

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परंतप- (m.)

 

 

 

'foe-burner, killer of the enemy' (name/epithet of Arjuna and other epic heroes)

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अलम् (INDC)

 

 

 

'enough of; no more...' (+ INSTR)

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