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Gir

Gir gir 1 mfn. (1. {gRR}) addressing , invoking , praising ({Ir}) f. invocation , addressing with praise , praise , verse , song (the Maruts are called sons of praise, {sUnavogiraH} speech , speaking , language , voice , words (e.g. {mAnuSIMgiraM} to assume a human voice {girAMprabhaviSNuH} or {pati} = {gir-Iza} q.v. ; {tad-girA} , on his advice = {gIr-devI} , fame , celebrity a kind of mystical syllable RamatUp. [cf. Hib. {gair} , an outcry , shout ; Gk. ] - 1. 2 gIr (in comp. for 1. {gi4r}). 3 gir 2 mfn. (2. {gRR}) ifc. swallowing see {gara-} and muhur-gi4r}. 4 gir 3 m.= {giri} , a mountain
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