Kurava: 10 definitions


Kurava 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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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Kurava (कुरव):—m. Name einer Pflanze [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 15, 19.] = sitamandāra [Rājanirghaṇṭa] eine rothe Art Barleria [Śabdaratnāvalī] eine gelbe Art Barleria [Śabdakalpadruma] angeblich nach [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi] — Vgl. kuravaka .

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

Kurava (कुरव):——

1) *Adj. geschwätzig.

2) m. — a) *Taube oder Turteltaube [Rājan 19,107.] — b) Bez. der Kṣatriya in Plakṣavīpa [Wilson's Uebersetzung des Viṣṇupurāṇa ,4,17.] kuru v.l. —

3) *f. ī eine Art Pfeffer [Rājan 6,18.]

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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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