puroratha पुरोरथ

Definition: a. whose car is in front of others; surpassing others, pre-eminent; -rúk, a. shining before; f. kind of Nivid verse to be recited before the hymn (sûkta) or its parts at the morning sacrifice during the recitation of the Âgya and Praüga; -vartin, a. being before any one's eyes; for ward, obtrusive; -vâtá, m. wind from the front, east wind (which brings rain); -vâda, m. previous mention; -vritta, pp. being in front, preceding.

Dictionary: Macdonell
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