वमति

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wem- (to vomit). Cognate with Latin vomō, Ancient Greek ἐμέω (eméō).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Vedic) IPA(key): /ʋɐ.mɐ.t̪i/
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈʋɐ.mɐ.t̪i/
  • Verb[edit]

    वमति (vamati) (root वम्, class 1, type parasmaipada)

    1. to vomit, spit out, eject (literally and figuratively)
    2. to emit, send forth, give out
    3. to reject, i.e. repent (a word)

    Descendants[edit]

    References[edit]

    • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0920