Bahuvasha, Bāhuvaśa: 3 definitions


Bahuvasha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

The Sanskrit term Bāhuvaśa can be transliterated into English as Bahuvasa or Bahuvasha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Bahuvasha in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Bāhuvaśa (बाहुवश).—A clan belonging to Rohita Prajāpati.*

  • * Vāyu-purāṇa 100. 61.
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context information

The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bahuvasha in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bahuvasa (बहुवस).—f A strumpet or harlot. 2 Noising abroad, blazoning. v kara.

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bahuvasa (बहुवस).—a Loquacious. 2 (Poetry.) Many or much; or, as ad, in great quantity or high degree. Ex. mhaṇē hēṃ āvaḍē ba0 ॥; also tō vācika jhālā ba0 || pari tayācē na cukati garbhavāsa ||; also āpulēnīṃ bahuvasapaṇēṃ || daityādikāṃ āṇilēṃ uṇēṃ ||; also ēkā dī- pācā prakāśa gharōgharīṃ ba0 ॥. 3 Commonly bahavasa. Wild, haramscaram, wilful &c.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

bahuvasa (बहुवस).—f A strumpet or harlot. Noising abroad, blazoning.

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bahuvasa (बहुवस).—a Loquacious. Many or much. ad In great quantity or high degree.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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