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ऋच् ṛc [ Rc ]
1 cl. 6. P. ṛcati, ānarca, arcitā, etc., = 1. arc, p. 89, col. 3
to praise cf. Dhātup. xxviii, 19 ( cf. arká . )
ṛ'c [ Rc ]
2 k f. praise, verse, esp. a sacred verse recited in praise of a deity ( in contradistinction to the Sāman [ pl. Sāmāni ] or verses which were sung and to the Yajus [ pl. Yajūṃshi ] or sacrificial words, formularies, and verses which were muttered )
sacred text cf. RV. cf. AV. cf. VS. cf. ŚBr. etc. cf. Mn. etc.
the collection of the Ṛc verses ( sg., but usually pl. ṛ'cas ), the Ṛg-veda cf. AitBr. cf. ĀśvŚr. and Gṛ. cf. Mn. i, 23, etc. ( cf. ṛg-veda above )
the text of the Pūrvatāpanīya, Rāmat cf. Up.