pravad प्रवद्

Definition: P. A1. -vadati-, te- (Ved. infinitive mood pr/a-vaditos-), to speak out, pronounce, proclaim, declare, utter, say, tell etc. ; to speak to (accusative) ; to raise the voice (said of birds and animals) ; to roar, splash (said of water) ; (see a-pravadat-) to assert, affirm, state ; to pronounce to be, call, name (2 accusative) etc. ; to offer for sale (with instrumental case of price) (varia lectio): Causal -vādayati-, to cause to sound, play (with accusative of the instrument) etc. ; (without an object) to play, make music (also -vādyati-,with act. meaning ) .