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irA

irA irA (also {irA4} AV. xv , 2 , 3) f. (closely allied to {iDA} and {iLA}) any drinkable fluid a draught (especially of milk) RV. AV. S3Br. &c. food , refreshment ; comfort , enjoyment AV. S3Br. AitBr. N. of an Apsaras (a daughter of Daksha and wife of Kasyapa) Hariv. VP. water L. ardent spirits Bhpr. the earth L. speech L. ; the goddess of speech , Sarasvati1 L. [cf. {iDA}.]
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