वाति

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hwā́ti, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wḗh₁ti. Cognate with Latin ventus(wind), Ancient Greek ἄημι(áēmi, 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 (accessed 2008-02-10), “Sanskrit-English Dictionary”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]