वाति

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *weh₁-, *h₂wḗh₁-. Cognate with Latin ventus (wind), Ancient Greek ἄημι (aēmi, I blow), Old Church Slavonic вѣтръ (větrŭ, wind), Latvian vētra (storm), Old English wind.

Verb[edit]

वाति (vā́ti) (cl.2 P. root √vā)

  1. to blow (as the wind)
  2. to procure or bestow anything (acc.) by blowing
  3. (transitive) to blow towards or upon
  4. to emit an odour, be diffused (as perfume)
  5. (transitive) to smell
  6. to hurt, injure

References[edit]

Monier Monier-Williams, "Sanskrit-English Dictionary", URL accessed on 2008-02-10.