Vayu-Air, breathing, breath

vāyú 1 [p= 942,2] [L=191228]
(fr. √2. ) wind , air (as one of the 5 elements ; in MBh. 7 winds are reckoned) RV. &c

indra in the g-veda , as vāta [q.v.] with parjanya , but although of equal rank with indra , not occupying so prominent a position ; in the puruasūkta he is said to have sprung form the breath of purua , and elsewhere is described as the son-in-law of tvaṣṭṛ ; be is said to move in a shining car drawn by a pair of red or purple horses or by several teams consisting of ninety-nine or a hundred or even a thousand horses [cf. ni-yút] ; he is often made to occupy the same chariot with indra , and in conjunction with him honoured with the first draught of the soma libation ; he is rarely connected with the maruts , although in i , 134 , 4 , he is said to have begotten them from the rivers of heaven ; he is regent of the nakatra svāti and north-west quarter » loka-pāla) ib.

VPra1t I1s3Up.

prā*a , apā*na , samāna , udāna , and vyāna ; or nāga , kūrma , kkara , devadatta , and dhana-jaya) Hariv. Sa1m2khyak. Veda7ntas.


Ka1d. Vcar. (cf. -grasta)

astron.) N. of the fourth muhūrta

N. of the letter ya Up.

of a vasu Hariv.

daitya ib.

gandharvas VP.

marut R.

the maruts Katha1s. Ma1rkP.
vāyú 2 [p= 943,1] [L=191393]
(fr. √ vai) tired , languid RV. vii , 91 , 1.
vāyú 3 [L=191394]
(fr. √ ) desirous , covetous , greedy (for food , applied to calves) TS.

(H1) m.
[L=191229]the god of the wind (often associated with
[L=191230]breathing , breath
[L=191231]the wind of the body , a vital air (of which 5 are reckoned , viz.
[L=191232](in medicine) the windy humour or any morbid affection of it
[L=191233]the wind as a kind of demon producing madness
[L=191235]a mystical
[L=191237]of a
[L=191238]of a king of the
[L=191239]of a
(H1) mfn.
(H1) mfn.
[L=191395]desirable , desired by the appetite

mā́ruta [p= 812,1] [L=163305]
(ī)n. or mārutá (fr. marut) relating or belonging to the maruts , proceeding from or consisting of the maruts RV. &c

Mn. Hariv. &c
mā́ruta [L=163305.10]
N. of viṣṇu RV.
mā́ruta [L=163305.15]
of rudra VarBr2S.
mā́ruta [L=163305.20]
a son of the maruts (applied to vāyu , ūrdhva-nabhas , dyutāna or nitāna) VS. TS. Br. S3rS.
mā́ruta [L=163305.25]
(= marut) wind , air , the god of wind Mn. MBh. &c
mā́ruta [L=163305.30]
vital air , one of the 3 humours of the body Sus3r.
mā́ruta [L=163305.35]
breath S3iksh.
mā́ruta [L=163305.40]
a chief of the maruts g. parśv-ādi
mā́ruta [L=163305.45]
N. of a marut Ya1jn5. Sch.
mā́ruta [L=163305.50]
of agni Gr2ihya1s.
mā́ruta [L=163305.55]
pl. the maruts (regarded as children of diti) MBh. R.
mā́ruta [L=163305.60]
N. of a people MBh. (B. ; C. maaka)
mā́ruta [L=163305.75]
(scil. kska or nakatra) the constellation svāti L.
mā́ruta [L=163305.80]
N. of a sāman A1rshBr.
(H1) mf
[L=163305.05]relating to or derived from the wind , windy , aerial
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) m.
(H1B) n.
(H1B) n.