Arnavayana, aka: Arṇavayāna, Arnava-yana; 2 Definition(s)


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Arṇavayāna (अर्णवयान).—a boat or ship.

Derivable forms: arṇavayānam (अर्णवयानम्).

Arṇavayāna is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms arṇava and yāna (यान). See also (synonyms): arṇavapota.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Arṇavayāna (अर्णवयान).—n.

(-naṃ) A boat or ship. E. arṇava, and yāna vehicle.

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