gir गिर्

Definition: गिर् a. [गॄ-क्विप् वा टाप्] Ved. Addressing, invoking. -f. (nom. sing. गीः; instr. dual गीर्भ्याम् &c.) 1 Speech, words, language; वचस्यवसिते तस्मिन् ससर्ज गिरमात्मभूः Ku.2.53;3.72; भवतीनां सूनृतयैव गिरा कृतमातिथ्यम् Ś.1; प्रवृत्तिसाराः खलु मादृशां गिरः Ki.1.25; Śi.2.15; Y.1.71. -2 Invocation, praise, song. -3 Name of Sarasvatī, the goddess of speech and learning. -4 Intellect; cf. गिर्धीः Enm. -5 Knowledge from hearing (श्रवणजज्ञान); प्रपूर्वगौ पूर्वजौ चित्रभानू गिरा वा$$शंसामि तपसा ह्यनन्तौ Mb.1. 3.57 com. -Comp. -देवी (गीर्देवी) Sarasvatī, the goddess of speech. -पतिः (written as गीःपतिः, गीष्पतिः and गीर्पतिः) 1 Name of Bṛihaspati, the preceptor of the gods. -2 a learned man; so गिरीशः, -रथः (गीरथः) Name of Bṛihaspati. -वा (बा) णः (गीर्वाण) a god, deity; परिमलो गीर्वाणचेतोहरः Bv.1.63,84. ˚कुसुमम् cloves.


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