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EtymologyEdit

A later form of रोहयति (roháyati), causative verb of रुह् (ruh).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Vedic) IPA(key): /ɽɐw.pɐ.jɐ.t̪i/
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈɽoː.pɐ.jɐ.t̪i/
  • VerbEdit

    रोपयति (ropayati) (root रुह्, class causative)

    1. to elevate
    2. to increase
    3. to lay out
    4. to plant, to sow
    5. to treat, to heal
      • Daṇḍin, Daśa-kumāra-carita
        अमुं च रोपितव्रणं तैलादिभिरामिषेण शाकेनात्मतुल्यं पुपोषा
        amuṃ ca ropitavraṇaṃ tailādibhirāmiṣeṇa śākenātmatulyaṃ pupoṣā

    DescendantsEdit

    ReferencesEdit

    • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, pages 884, 885, 889