Amarshavat, Amarṣavat: 4 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Amarṣavat can be transliterated into English as Amarsavat or Amarshavat, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Amarṣavat (अमर्षवत्).—a.

1) Impatient, intolerant, unforgiving; विशेषात्परिपूर्णस्य याति शत्रोरमर्षणः आभि- मुख्यम् (viśeṣātparipūrṇasya yāti śatroramarṣaṇaḥ ābhi- mukhyam) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.326.

2) Angry, indignant, passionate; हृदि क्षतो गोत्रभिदप्यमर्षणः (hṛdi kṣato gotrabhidapyamarṣaṇaḥ) R.3.53; अभिमन्युवधामर्षितैः पाण्डुपुत्रैः (abhimanyuvadhāmarṣitaiḥ pāṇḍuputraiḥ) Ve.4.

3) Impetuous, determined.

See also (synonyms): amarṣaṇa, amarṣita, amarṣin.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Amarṣavat (अमर्षवत्).—mfn. (-vān-vatī-vat) 1. Hasty, impetuous, impatient. 2. Wrathful, passionate. E. amarṣa and matup aff.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Amarṣavat (अमर्षवत्):—[=a-marṣa-vat] [from a-marṣa] mfn. not bearing, intolerant passionate, wrathful, angry, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Amarṣavat (अमर्षवत्):—[amarṣa-vat] (vān-vatī-vat) a. Passionate; impatient; hasty.

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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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