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Devanagari
BrahmiEXPERIMENTAL
upasadP. -sīdati- (Ved. Potential 1. plural -sadema-; imperfect tense -asadat-) to sit upon (accusative) ; to sit near to, approach (especially respectfully), revere, worship etc. etc. ; to approach (a teacher in order to become his pupil) ; to approach asking, request, crave for ; to approach in a hostile manner ; to possess ; to perform the upasad- ceremony (See below) : Causal -sādayati-, to place or put upon or by the side of ; to cause to approach, lead near (See upa-sādita-).
upasadmfn. approaching (respectfully), worshipping, serving View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upasadm. (t-) Name of a particular fire (different from the gārhapatya-, dakṣiṇāgni-, and āhavanīya-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upasadf. (t-) attendance, worship, service View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upasadf. settlement (?) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upasadf. siege, assault View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
upasadf. Name of a ceremony or sacrificial festival preceding the sutyā- or pressing of the soma- (it lasts several days, and forms part of the jyotiṣṭoma-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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upasad उपसद् 1, 6 P. 1 To sit near to, go near, approach; अथ हैनं प्रस्तोता उपससाद Ch. Up.1.11.4. उपसेदुर्दशग्रीवम् Bk.9.92,3.12,6.135. -2 To sit at the feet of; उपाध्यायमुपासदम् Ks.18.21. -3 To wait upon, serve; (तं) आकल्पसाधनैस्तैस्तैरुपसेदुः प्रसाधकाः R.17.22; Śi.13.24. -4 To march against. -5 To try to get or obtain. -6 To sink down. -Caus. 1 To place near. -2 To lead towards. -3 To get, find.
upasad उपसद् a. Serving, waiting upon. -f. 1 Siege, assault, attack. -2 Laying up, accumulating. -3 Service, worship. -4 N. of a ceremony, forming part of the ज्योतिष्टोम ceremony, and lasting for several days. दीक्षानु- जन्मोपसदः शिरोधरम् Bhāg.3.13.37. -5 N. of a sacrificial fire. -Comp. -व्रतिन् a. observing the rules of the Upasad, i. e. drinking milk in certain quantities, sleeping on the bare earth, keeping silence &c. द्वादशाह- मुपसद्व्रती भूत्वा Bṛi. Up.6.3.1.
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upasad verb (class 1 ātmanepada) to approach (a teacher in order to become his pupil) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to approach (esp. respectfully) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to approach asking (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to approach in a hostile manner (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to crave for (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to perform the Upasad ceremony (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to possess (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to request (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to revere (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to sit near to (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to sit upon (acc.) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
to worship (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 10599/72933
upasad adjective approaching (respectfully) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
serving (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
worshipping (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 47664/72933
upasad noun (feminine) assault (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
attendance (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a ceremony or sacrificial festival preceding the Sutyā or pressing of the Soma (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
service (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
settlement (?) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
siege (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
worship (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 23517/72933
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