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pravātamfn. blown forward, agitated by the wind (See below) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pravātan. a current or draught of air, windy weather or a windy place etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pravātadīpacapalamfn. flickering or unsteady like a lamp agitated by the wind View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pravātanīlotpalan. a lotus flower agitated by the wind View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pravātasāram. Name of a buddha- (varia lectio pravāṭa-sāgara- id est pravāḍas-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pravātaśayanan. a bed placed in the middle of a current of air View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pravātasubhagamfn. (a spot), delightful by (reason of) a fresh breeze View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saṃvatsarapravātamfn. exposed to the wind or air for a year View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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pravāta प्रवात p. p. Exposed to stormy wind. -तम् 1 A current of air, fresh or free air; प्रवातशयनस्था देवी M.4. -2 A strong or stormy wind; ननु प्रवाते$पि निष्कम्पा गिरयः Ś.6. -3 An airy place; प्रवातनीलोत्पलनिर्विशेषम् Ku.1.46. -Comp. -शयनम् a bed placed in the airy place. -सुभग a. delightful by a fresh breeze. प्रवारः pravārḥ प्रवारकः pravārakḥ प्रवारः प्रवारकः A cover, covering.
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pravāta ‘A windy spot,’ is mentioned in the Rigveda as the place where the Vibhītaka nuts, used as dice (Akça) grow. In the Taittirīya Samhitā reference is made to the exposure of decaying matter in such a place.
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pravāta noun (neuter) a current or draught of air (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
windy weather or a windy place (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 10432/72933
apravāta adjective sheltered from wind
Frequency rank 32228/72933
apravāta noun (neuter) (<> pravāta)
Frequency rank 43961/72933








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