Bharavahana, aka: Bhāravāhana, Bhara-vahana; 1 Definition(s)

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[Bharavahana in Sanskrit glossaries]

Bhāravāhana (भारवाहन).—a beast of burden.

-nam a cart, waggon.

Derivable forms: bhāravāhanaḥ (भारवाहनः).

Bhāravāhana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhāra and vāhana (वाहन).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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