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Derived Words in Other Languages:
vānta [ vAnta ]
See sv. [ see below ]
vānti [ vAnti ]
See sv. [ see vānti ]
वान्त vānta [ vAnta ]
mfn. ( fr. √ vam ) vomited, ejected from the mouth, effused, Br. MBh. Pur. ( e, ind. when one has vomited )
dropped, Ragh. vii, 6
one who has vomited, Mn. v, 144
m. N. of a family of priests, Cat.
vānta-vṛṣṭi [ vAntavRSTi ]
mfn. ( a cloud ) that has shed its rain, Megh.
vāntâda [ vAntAda ]
m. ' eating what is vomited, ' a dog, L.
( prob. ) a kind of bird, Car.
vāntânna [ vAntAnna ]
n. vomited food, L.
vāntâśin [ vAntAzin ]
mfn. eating vomited food, a foul feeder, Mn. BhP. HPariś.
a person who tells his Gotra etc. for the sake of getting food, L.
a foul-feeding demon, MW.