Durvasa, Durvāsa, Durvāsā, Dur-vasa: 15 definitions


Durvasa means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Durvasa (दुर्वस):—(2. duṣ + vasa) adj. schwer zu wohnen: durvasaṃ tveva rājaveśmani [Mahābhārata 4, 93.] schwer zuzubringen (eine Zeit): trayodaśo yaṃ saṃprāptaḥ (saṃvatsaraḥ) kṛcchrātparamadurvasaḥ [7.]

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Durvasa (दुर्वस):—adj. (f. ā) durch seine Gegenwart Unheil bringend [Rāmāyaṇa 7, 86, 12. 17.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Durvasa (दुर्वस):——

1) n. impers. schwer zu wohnen.

2) Adj. (f. ā) — a) schwer zuzubringen (Zeit). — b) durch seine Gegenwart Unheil bringend.

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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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