Apva, Āpvā: 6 definitions
Apva means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
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Apvā (अप्वा):—als Devatā [Weber’s Indische Studien.3,203,a.] Vgl. [Weber’s Indische Studien.9,482.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Apvā (अप्वा):—apuā f. eine best. Krankheit. Auch personif.
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Āpvā (आप्वा):—f. = kaṇṭhasthāna.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Search found 3 books and stories containing Apva, Āpvā, Apvā; (plurals include: Apvas, Āpvās, Apvās). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Atharvaveda and Charaka Samhita (by Laxmi Maji)
Treatment of Apvā disease (Jalodara or Dropsy) < [Chapter 3 - Diseases and Remedial measures (described in Atharvaveda)]
Women in the Atharva-veda Samhita (by Pranab Jyoti Kalita)