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vidátha [ vidatha ]
n. knowledge, wisdom
( esp. ) ' knowledge given to others ', i.e. instruction, direction, order, arrangement, disposition, rule, command ( also pl. ) RV. AV. VS. ( vidatham ā-√ vad, to impart knowledge, give instruction, rule, govern )
a meeting, assembly ( either for deliberating or for the observance of festive or religious rites, i.e. ) council, community , association, congregation ib. ( also applied to partic. associations or communities of gods, which in RV. viii, 39, 1 etc. are opposed to those of men
in RV. ii, 27, 8 ; vi, 51, 2 etc. three associations of gods are mentioned )
a host, army, body of warriors ( esp. applied to the Maruts ) RV.
war, fight ib.
a sage, scholar L.
a saint, devotee, ascetic ( = yogin ) L.
= kṛtin L.
N. of a man Sāy. on RV. v, 33, 9
vidáthin [ vidathin ]
m. N. of a man Pāṇ. 6-4, 165 ( cf. vaidathina )
vidáthyá [ vidathya ]
mfn. fit for an assembly or council or any religious observance, festive, solemn RV.