√ dīv, “play”
IV. dī́vyati etc. V.+,-te etc. B.+ (divyati etc. M. ?)
Simple Future: deviṣyati etc. E.+ (adeviṣyat M.)
Periphrastic Future: devitā
-iṣ-Ao: adevīt etc. E
devayati etc. C
dideviṣa- , dudyūṣa-; dudyūṣaya-
Proper form, dīū; and it has nothing to do with the so-called root div “shine”, which is diu.
dīvyati dīvyate v PPP dyūtá 1 (q.v.) play at dice (akṣais or *akṣān), gamble with (I) for (A, I, D, or *G). sport, joke; trifle with, mock, rally (A). Caus. devayati cause to play.
ati play higher; put to stake.
prati play against (A); *put to stake (G or A).
vi play for (A), joke, sport.
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