√ śubh, śumbh, “beautify”
√ śubh, śumbh
√ 1 śuṣ
I. śóbhate etc. V.+ (śóbhe 3s. RV.),-ti etc. E.+; śúmbhase etc. V., śúmbhati etc. AV
VI. śumbháti etc. V.C.,-ámāna RV.C
Simple Future: śobhiṣyati E. śumbhiṣyati
Periphrastic Future: śobhitā, śumbhitā
√-Ao: śúmbhāna śubhāná RV
Th Ao: aśubhat
RAo: áśūśubhan RV.,-bhanta B
-iṣ-Ao: aśobhiṣṭa, aśumbhīt
Ao/Ps/3/sg: aśobhi C.
śuśobha śuśubhe E.+ śuśumbha
śobhayati etc. AV.+; śubháyati -te etc. V.B
śuśobhiṣate C. śuśubhiṣa-
PPP: śubhitá B., śumbhita AV.; śubhé RV., śobháse RV
This root is, with considerable plausibility, devided by BR. into two: √ 1 śubh “glide along”, and √ 2 śubh “beautify”; the former only in V.B.
śumbh , śóbhate (ti); śumbháti, śúmbhate v (the nasalized forms more frequent in the Veda, the strong forms in l.l.) P adorn, embellish, prepare, make ready; Ā adorn one's self, or make one's self ready, look beautiful, make a show, shine, glitter (w. iva & yathā also look like, appear or seem to be). With na be unpleasant, look ugly. Caus. śobhayati (cf. also śubhay 2) adorn, embellish, cause to shine.
ati look very beautiful, w. na displease.
abhi Ā lay round or put on for ornament, also = samabhi shine, make a show; Caus. = S.Caus.
vi Caus. = S.Caus.
sam Ā be beautiful or as beautiful as (I). Caus. adorn, embellish.
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