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SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hrámatay, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hrámatay, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rém-e-ti, from *h₁rem- (to rest). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἔρᾰμαι (éramai), Lithuanian rìmti.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

रमते (rámate) (root रम्, class 1, type A) (Vedic rámatai)

  1. to delight, enjoy, be glad
  2. to stop, stay; rest
  3. to have sexual intercourse
  4. to play with, put to stake (with instrumental)

DescendantsEdit