(later form ofrih-) cl.2 P. A1. () leḍhi-, līḍhe- (Epic also lihati-; perfect tenselileha-, lilihe-grammar; futureleḍhā-, lekṣyati-, te-; Aoristalikṣat-, alikṣata-and alīḍha-; infinitive moodleḍhum-; ind.p.līḍhvā-) to lick, lap, lick at (locative case), taste, sip, take any food by licking or lapping etc. ; to lick up = destroy (said of an arrow) ; Causalleh/ayati- (Aoristalīlihat-), to cause to lick ; to apply as an electuary : Desiderativelilikṣati-, te-grammar : Intensivelelihyati-, leleḍhi- (parasmE-padalelihat-hyat-, hyamana-or hāna-q.v), to lick frequently or constantly, play with the tongue [ confer, compareGreek ; Latin lingo; Slavonic or Slavonian liz5ati; Lithuanian le14z3ti; German le0ccho7n,lecken; Anglo-Saxon liccian; English lick.]
verb (class 4 parasmaipada) to destroy (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to lap (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to lick (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to sip (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to taste (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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