(confer, comparesnu-) cl.2 P. () sn/āti-cl.4 P. () snāyati- (Epic also A1.snāyate-Potentialsnāyāt-; Epic also snāyīta-; perfect tensesasnau-,3. pluralsasnuḥ-; futuresnātā-grammar; snāsyati-, te- etc.; Aoristasnāsīt-grammar; precedingsnāyāt-[ confer, compare above] or sneyāt-; infinitive moodsnātum- etc.; ind.p.snātv/ā-, -sn/āya- etc.;Ved. also snātvī-), to bathe, perform the ceremony of bathing or certain prescribed oblations (especially on returning home from the house of a religious preceptor, or on concluding certain vows etc., also with avabhṛtham-) etc. ; to smear one's self with (instrumental case) : Passive voicesnāyate- (Aoristasnāyi-impersonal or used impersonally) : Causalsnāp/ayati- or snap/ayati-, (with preposition only snāp-), to cause to bathe, wash, cleanse etc. ; to wash away ; to steep or soak in (locative case) ; to bathe with tears, weep for(?) : Desiderativesisnāsati- (but confer, comparesiṣṇāsu-): Intensivesāsnāyate-, sāsnāti-, sāsneti-grammar ([ confer, compareGreek , ; Latin nare.])
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