f. (also tī-; in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound'tikā-), the mystical utterance of the names of the seven worlds (viz. bhūr-, bhuvar-[or bhuvaḥ-], svar-, mahar-, janar-, tapar-, satya-[qq. vv.] the first three of which, called,"the great vyāhṛti-s", are pronounced after om-by every Brahman in commencing his daily prayers and are personified as the daughters of savitṛ- and pṛśni-) etc.
व्याहृतिः f. 1 Utterance, speech, words; न हीश्वर- व्याहृतयः कदाचित् पुष्णन्ति लोके विपरीतमर्थम् Ku.3.63. -2 Statement, expression; भूतार्थव्याहृतिः सा हि न स्तुतिः परमेष्ठिनः R. 1.33. -3 A mystic word uttered by every Brāhmaṇa
in performing his daily Sandhyā adoration; (these Vyāhṛitis are three: भूर्, भुवस् and स्वस् or स्वर् usually repeated after om; cf. भूर्भुवः सुवरिति वा एतास्तिस्रो व्याहृतयः T. Up.1.5.1; वेदत्रयान्निरदुहद्भूर्भुवःस्वरितीति च Ms.2.76; according to some they are seven in number as भूः, भुवः, स्वः, महः, जनः, तपः, and सत्यम्.
noun (feminine) declaration (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
speech (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
statement (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the mystical utterance of the names of the seven worlds (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
utterance (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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