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अव् av [ av ]
aor. ávit, 2. sg. āvīs, avīs and aviṣas, Imper. aviṣṭu, 2. sg. aviḍḍhí [ once RV. ii, 17, 8 ] or aviḍḍh [ six times in RV. ], 2. du. aviṣṭam, 3. du., 2. pl. aviṣṭánā RV. vii, 18, 25, Prec. 3. sg. avyās, Inf. ávitave RV. vii, 33, 1
Ved. ind. p. āvyā RV. i, 166, 13 ) to drive, impel, animate ( as a car or horse ) RV.
Vedṭo promote, favour, ( chiefly Ved. ) to satisfy, refresh
to offer ( as a hymn to the gods ) ' RV. iv, 44, 6
to lead or bring to ( dat. : ūtáye, vā'ja-sātaye, kṣatrā'ya, svastáye ) RV.
( said of the gods ) to be pleased with, like, accept favourably ( as sacrifices, prayers or hymns ) RV., ( chiefly said of kings or princes ) to guard, defend, protect, govern BhP. Ragh. ix, 1 VarBṛS. etc. : Caus. ( only impf. avayat, 2. sg. āvayas ) to consume, devour RV. AV. VS. ŚBr. [ cf. Gk. ἀίω Lat : aveo ? ].