Dvaya: 20 definitions


Dvaya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Dvaya has 18 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Dway.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Dvaya (द्वय):—

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Dvaya (द्वय):—

3) a) du. (auf einen du. m. bezogen) beide [Kathāsaritsāgara 70, 90.] am Ende eines adj. comp. f. ā [53, 154. 78, 82.]

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

Dvaya (द्वय):——

1) Adj. (f. ī) zweifach , doppelt , zweierlei. dvaye m. Pl. [Kathāsaritsāgara 70,90] ( sitāsitā zu lesen). Am Anf. eines Comp. = dvi [Hemādri’s Caturvargacintāmaṇi 1,191,1.] —

2) f. ī Paar [Naiṣadhacarita 9,67.] —

3) n. — a) dass. [63,9.73,6.] Am Ende eines adj. Comp. f. ā. — b) doppeltes Wesen , Falschheit. — c) in der Grammatik das männliche und weibliche Geschlecht.

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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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