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Dhata

Dhata Dhata, the seventh son of Aditi, had four wives, named Kuhu, Sinivali, Raka and Anumati. These wives begot four sons, named Sayam, Darsa, Pratah and Purnamasa respectively. dhaTa m. (prob. fr.%{dhri} like {bhaTa} fr. {bhR}) a balance or the scale of a balance (cf. {tulA-}) ; ordeal by the balance the sign of the zodiac Libra f. old cloth or raiment ; a piece of cloth worn over the privities
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