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Videha

videha Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary mfn. bodiless , incorporeal ; deceased , dead (also {videha-prApta}) {a}) m. (cf. {vi-degha}) N. of a country (= the modern Tirhut) a king of Vi-deha (esp. applied to Janaka) N. of a medical author (also called {-pati} , or {-hAdhipa}) {A}) f. the capital city of Vi-deha i.e. Mithila {As}) m. pl. the people of Vi-deha -kaivalya-prApti} f. the attainment of emancipation after death {-jA} f. daughter of Janaka N. of Sita {-tva} n. bodilessness (acc. with {gataH} = deceased , dead) {-nagara} n. (Cat.) , {-rI} f. (Ragh.) the city of Mithila {-pati} , lord of Mithila {-mukti} f. deliverance through release from the body {-ti-kathana} and {-ty-Adi-kathana} n. N. of two treatises) -rAja} m. a king of Vi-deha {-hAdhipa} see {viheha} ; {-hAdhipati} m. = {-ha-rAja} Hariv.
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