SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

RootEdit

पॄ (pṝ)

  1. to fill, fill up, complete
  2. to fulfil, gratify (hopes, etc.)
  3. to fill with wind, blow (conch, flute, etc.)
  4. to satisfy, refresh, please
    पितॄनपारात् Bk.1.2.pitṝnapārāt Bk.1.2.(please add an English translation of this usage example)
  5. to rear, bring up, nourish, nurture, cherish