Bahuvi, Bahu-vi: 4 definitions



Bahuvi 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

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

Bahuvi (बहुवि).—adj. containing many birds.

— Cf. [Latin] avis; [Latin] ovum; [Old High German.] ei; [Anglo-Saxon.] aeg.

Bahuvi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bahu and vi (वि).

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

Bahuvi (बहुवि):—[=bahu-vi] [from bahu > bah] mfn. containing many birds, [Uṇādi-sūtra iv, 133, [Scholiast or Commentator]]

[Sanskrit to German]

Bahuvi in German

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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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