धयति

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁(y)-. Cognate with Latin fellō, Old Church Slavonic доити (doiti), Gothic 𐌳𐌰𐌳𐌳𐌾𐌰𐌽 (daddjan, suckle) and Old Armenian դիեմ (diem).

Verb[edit]

धयति (dhayati)

  1. to suck, drink, suck or drink in
  2. take to one's self, absorb, appropriate
  3. to give suck, nourish

References[edit]

  • Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary, page 520