kratu क्रतु

Definition: m. power, might, efficacy; coun sel, intelligence, wisdom; inspiration; plan, purpose, wish, will; sacrifice (sts. personified); Name of the three liturgies forming the prâtar anuvâka; Name of a son of Brahman (one of the Pragâpatis and of the seven Rishis); a star in the Great Bear.

Dictionary: Macdonell
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