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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One of three artisans of the gods.

Usage examples (11)
  • The Ribhus do not subsist on oblations, nor yet on ambrosia.
  • The deities were formerly considered to be of two classes, viz., the Ribhus and the Maruts.
  • Ribhus, or Arbhus, transformed, through various changes of language, into Albs, and Elfen, and last into our English Elves.
  • Ribhus and the Maruts of the ancient Aryan myths; and they still survive in European folk-lore in the train of Woden, or the Wild for more
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