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pretā: third person singular periphrastic perfect class parasmaipadaprī
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WordReferenceGenderNumberSynonymsDefinition
pretāMasculinePluraldeparted soul
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pretādhipam. equals ta-nātha- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pretādhipanagarīf. yama-'s residence View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pretādhipatim. the lord of the dead or of departed spirits View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pretālayam. a kind of thorn-apple View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pretānnan. food offered to a dead person View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pretāsthin. a bone of a dead man View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pretāsthidhārinm. "wearing dead men's bones", Name of śiva- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pretāvāsam. equals ta-gṛha- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pretāyanam. "way of the dead", Name of a particular hell (wrong reading tāpana-). View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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pretādhipa m. Lord of the dead, ep. of Yama: -nagarî, f. city of Yama; -½adhipati, m. Lord of the dead or the Manes; -½anna, n. food offered to the Manes; -½âvâsa, m. burial-place; -½asthi, n.bone of a dead man.
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pretā jayatā naraḥ RV.10.103.13a; AVś.3.19.7a; AVP.1.56.1a; SV.2.1212a; VS.17.46a. P: preta Kauś.31.4. Cf. BṛhD.8.14. See upa preta ja-.
pretādhipataye svāhā ṣB.5.4; AdB.4.
pretā yajñasya śaṃbhuvā RV.2.41.19a; AB.1.29.3; 5.17.8; KB.9.3; 26.10; Aś.8.9.5. Ps: pretāṃ yajñasya śaṃbhuvā yuvām Aś.4.9.4; pretāṃ yajñasya śś.5.13.4; 10.9.16. Cf. BṛhD.4.92.
pretātra snāhi PG.3.10.28.
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pretān spirits of the deadBG 17.4
anabhipretān api although not wanted by Jaḍa BharataSB 5.9.4
anabhipretān api although not wanted by Jaḍa BharataSB 5.9.4
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pretādhipa noun (masculine)
Frequency rank 29316/72933
pretāvāsa noun (masculine)
Frequency rank 59747/72933








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