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harit

harit mfn. fawn-coloured , pale yellow , yellowish , pale red , fallow , bay , tawny , greenish m. pale yellow , reddish , bay (the colour) a horse of the Sun ({haritoharIMzca} acc pl. the horses of the Sun and of Indra emerald a lion the sun N. of Vishnu Phaseolus Mungo (prob. w.r. for {hari}) f. a female horse of a reddish colour , a bay mare (applied to the horses of Soma , Indra , and Tvashtri , and esp. to {sapta-haritaH} , the 7 horses of the Sun, thought to symbolize the days of the week) a quarter of the sky pl. rivers (= {nadyas}) grass or a species of grass turmeric
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