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nAth

nAth Cologne Sanskrit Dictionary nAth cl. 1. A1. (Dha1tup. ji , 6) %{nA4thate} TS. Ka1t2h. &c. (%{-ti} MBh. Katha1s. ; pf. %{nanAtha} ; aor. %{anAthIt} ; fut. %{nAthiSyati} , or %{nAthitA} Gr. ; inf. %{nAthitum} Katha1s. ; ind. p. %{-nAthya} Prab.) to seek aid , approach with prayers or requests (loc.) TS. Ka1t2h. ; to ask , solicit , beg for (gen. of thing MBh. iii , 126 , 30 ; cf. Pa1n2. 2-3 , 55 ; dat. of thñthing Vop. ; with 2 acc. Naish. iii , 25) ; to have power , be master Dha1tup.: Caus. %{nAthayati} , to cause a person to ask for anything i.e. to grant a request (acc.) BhP. (B.) ii , 9 , 25. [Cf. {nAdh} ; Goth. {nithan} , Old Sax. {gina1tha} , {nASa} ; HGerm. {gena1de} , {gnade}.]
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