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वह् vah [ vah ]
1. cl. 1. P. Ā. ( Dhātup. xxiii, 35 ) váhati, °te ( in later language Ā. only m. c. ; Vedic forms which may partly belong to the aor. are vákṣi, voḍham, °ḍhā'm or voḷham, °ḷhā'm, uhīta, vákṣva, voḍhvam, ūḍhvam, úhāna ; pf. uvāha, ūhúḥ ; ūhé, RV. etc. ; vavāha, °hatuḥ, MBh. ; aor. Ved. ávākṣīt or ávāṭ, Subj. vákṣat, °ati, Prec. uhyāt ; avakṣi, avoḍha, Gr. ; fut. voḍhā, Br. ; vakṣyáti, °te, AV. etc. ; vahiṣyati, MBh. etc. ; inf. voḍhum, RV. etc. [ Ved. also °ḍhave and °ḍhavai ] ; vāhe, RV. ; váhadhyai, ib. ; ind. p. ūḍhvā, Br. ; -úhya, AV. etc. ; cf √ 1. ūh )., to carry, transport, convey ( with instr. of vehicle ), RV. etc.
to lead, conduct ( esp. offerings to the gods, said of Agni ), ib.
to bear along ( water, said of rivers ), ib.
to draw ( a car ), guide ( horses etc. ), ib.
to lead towards, to bring, procure, bestow, Kāv. Kathās.
to cause, effect, BhP.
to offer ( a sacrifice ), ib.
to spread, diffuse ( scent ), Kathās.
to shed ( tears ), BhP.
to carry away, carry off, rob, MBh. Kāv. etc.
to lead home, take to wife, marry, RV. etc.
to bear or carry on or with ( loc. or instr. ), MBh. Kāv. etc.
to take or carry with or about one's self, have, possess, Kāv. Pur. Rājat.
to wear ( clothes ), Mṛcch.
( with śiras ) to bear one's head ( uccaiś-tarām, ' high ' ), Hariv.
( with vasuṃdharām or kṣmā-maṇḍālam ) to support i.e. rule the earth, Rājat.
( with garbham ) to be with child, Pañcat.
to bear, suffer, endure, Kāv. Pur.
to forbear, forgive, pardon, BhP.
to undergo ( with agnim, viṣam, tulām, ' the ordeal of fire, poison, and the balance ' ), Yājñ.
to experience, feel, MBh. Kāv. etc.
to exhibit, show, betray, ib.
to pay ( a fine ), Yājñ.
to pass, spend ( time ), Rājat.
( intrans. ) to drive, ride, go by or in ( with instr. of the vehicle ), be borne or carried along, run, swim, etc. RV. etc.
to draw ( scil. a carriage, said of a horse ), Mn. viii, 146
to blow ( as wind ), Kāv. Sāh.
to pass away, elapse, Hcar. : Pass. uhyáte ( ep. also °ti ; aor. avāhi ), to be carried ( uhyamāna, ' being carried ' ) etc.
to be drawn or borne by ( instr. ) or along or off, RV. etc. : Caus. vāhayati ( m. c. also °te ; aor. avīvahat ; Pass. vāhyate ), to cause to bear or carry or convey or draw ( with two acc. Pāṇ. i, 4, 52, Vārtt. 6, Pat. ), drive ( a chariot ), guide or ride ( a horse ), propel ( a boat ), go or travel by any vehicle, MBh. Kāv. etc.
to cause to guide ( two acc. ), Vop.
to cause any one ( acc. ) to carry anything ( acc. ) on ( loc. ), MBh.
to cause to take in marriage, ib.
to cause to be conveyed by ( instr. ), Ragh. Rājat.
to traverse ( a road ), Ragh.
to accomplish ( a journey ), Megh.
to employ, keep going or in work, Mn. iii, 68 ; iv, 86
to give, administer ( see vāhita )
vāvahīti, to bear ( a burden ), Subh.
vāvahyate, vāvoḍhi, Gr. [ Cf. Gk. ? for ? ; Lat. vehere, vehiculum ; Slav. vesti ; Lith. véś3ti ; Goth. gawigan ; Germ. wÂ‰gan, bewegen ; Eng. weigh. ]
vah [ vah ]