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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.