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Arista

Arista is a complex word with meanings including: Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary: unhurt proof against injury or damage secure , safe boding misfortune (as birds of ill omen fatal , disastrous (as a house) a heron a crow the soapberry tree , Sapindus Detergens Roxb. (the fruits of which are used in washing Yaj Azadirachta Indica garlic a distilled mixture , a kind of liquor an Asura (with the shape of an ox , son of Bali , slain by Krishna or Vishnu) of a son of Manu Vaivasvata of Durga Skanda of a daughter of Daksha and one of the wives of Kasyapa bad or ill-luck. misfortune natural phenomenon boding approaching death good fortune , happiness MBh1
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