Alivallabha, aka: Alivallabhā, Ali-vallabha; 2 Definition(s)


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Ayurveda (science of life)

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Alivallabhā (अलिवल्लभा) is a synonym for Pāṭalā (Stereospermum colais, “Trumpet Flower”), from the Fabaceae (“legume”) family. The term is used throughout Āyurvedic literature such as the Carakasaṃhitā. The literal translation of Alivallabhā is “lover of the bee”, it is composed of ali (‘bee’) and vallabhā (‘beloved’)

Source: Wisdom Library: Āyurveda and botany
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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Alivallabha (अलिवल्लभ).—= °प्रिय (priya) q. v.

Derivable forms: alivallabhaḥ (अलिवल्लभः).

Alivallabha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ali and vallabha (वल्लभ).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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Vallabha (वल्लभ).—mfn. (-bhaḥ-bhā-bhaṃ) 1. Beloved, desired, dear. 2. Supreme, superintending. ...
Āli (आलि) refers to (1) “a ridge or mound of earth crossing ditches or dividing fields” or (2) ...
Varāli (वरालि).—m. (-liḥ) 1. The moon. 2. A division of music.
Rājāvallabha refers to: the king’s favourite, or overseer Mhvs 37, 10; VbhA. 501 (in simile). ...
Harivallabhā (हरिवल्लभा).—f. (-bhā) 1. Lakshmi. 2. The holy basil.
Alipriya (अलिप्रिय).—n. (-yaṃ) The red lotus, (Nymphœa rubra.) f. (-yā) The trumpet flower, (Bi...
Kāmavallabha (कामवल्लभ).—m. (-bhaḥ) 1. The mango tree. 2. Spring. f. (-bhā) Moonlight. E. kāma,...
Viṣṇuvallabha (विष्णुवल्लभ).—mfn. (-bhaḥ-bhā-bhaṃ) Beloved by Vishnu. f. (-bhā) 1. A plant, (Ec...
Bhogivallabha (भोगिवल्लभ).—n. (-bhaṃ) Sandal. E. bhogin a snake, vallabha beloved.
Sarvavallabhā (सर्ववल्लभा) or Sarvvavallabhā.—f. (-bhā) A disloyal or unchaste woman. E. sarva ...
Khaṇḍālī (खण्डाली).—f. (-lī) 1. A measure for oil. 2. A pond. 3. A woman whose husband has been...
Śrīvallabha.—(IE 8-2), cf. Śrī-pṛthivī-vallabha. Note: śrīvallabha is defined in the “Indian ep...
Śivavallabha (शिववल्लभ).—mfn. (-bhaḥ-bhā-bhaṃ) Loved or esteemed by Siva. m. (-bhaḥ) 1. The man...
Smaravallabha (स्मरवल्लभ).—m. (-bhaḥ) Anirud'Dha. E. smara Kama, and vallabha beloved.
Abhramuvallabha (अभ्रमुवल्लभ) or Abhramukāmuka refers to the Airāvata elephant (Abhramu being h...

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