Devan: 6 definitions
Devan 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
Devan (देवन्):—m. = devar Schwager [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 553.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Devan (देवन्):—m. = devar , devara.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+55): Devamdhagara, Devamdhakara, Devamgane, Devamgavasana, Devamgavastra, Devamgey, Devana, Devana huli, Devanabha, Devanadi, Devanadottara, Devanaga, Devanagara, Devanagari, Devanaghevana, Devanahuli, Devanakshatra, Devanala, Devanam Priyah, Devanama.
Ends with: Devagal Devan.
Search found 8 books and stories containing Devan; (plurals include: Devans). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
From Escapism to Realism < [October – December, 1997]
Some Thoughts on the Veda and its Study < [January – March, 1978]
Later Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Temples in Kandaraviruppettai (alias Gandagopala chaturvedimangalam) < [Chapter XIV - Temples of Rajaraja III’s Time]
Temples in Tirumananjeri < [Chapter XIV - Temples of Rajaraja III’s Time]
Temples in Arumbavur < [Chapter XIV - Temples of Rajaraja III’s Time]
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Early Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Temples in Tirunamanallur (or Tirunavalur) (28th year) < [Chapter X - Historical Survey]
Introduction < [Chapter VII - Uttama Chola, Madhurantaka]
Temples in Tirunamanallur (Tirunavalur) < [Chapter II - Temples of Parantaka I’s Time]
Middle Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Temples in Pachchil Tirumerrali < [Aditya I]
Temples in Kavantandalam < [Chapter IV - Temples of Rajendra I’s Time]
Temples in Tiruvorriyur < [Chapter IV - Temples of Rajendra I’s Time]
The Religion and Philosophy of Tevaram (Thevaram) (by M. A. Dorai Rangaswamy)
Chapter 86 - Thiruketheeswaram or Tirukketiccaram (Hymn 80) < [Volume 3.7 - Unto the last]