Jalavasa, Jalavāsa, Jala-vasa: 9 definitions


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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Jalavāsa (जलवास):—1. (jala + vāsa) m. der Aufenthalt im Wasser (als Askese) [Mahābhārata 12, 9281.] — Vgl. udavāsa .

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Jalavāsa (जलवास):—2. (wie eben)

1) adj. im Wasser wohnend, sich aufhaltend [Mahābhārata 12, 9280.] —

2) m. eine best. Wurzel (viṣṇukanda) [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

3) n. die Wurzel von Andropogon muricatus Retz. (uśīra) ebend.

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

Jalavāsa (जलवास):—1. m. Aufenthalt im Wasser.

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Jalavāsa (जलवास):—2. —

1) Adj. im Wasser wohnend , — sich aufhaltend.

2) *m. ein best. Knollengewächs [Rājan 7,89.] —

3) *n. die Wurzel von Andropogon muricatus [Rājan 12,160.]

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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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