Bhishagvara, Bhiṣagvara, Bhishaj-vara, Bhiṣagvarā: 3 definitions

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Bhishagvara 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.

The Sanskrit terms Bhiṣagvara and Bhiṣagvarā can be transliterated into English as Bhisagvara or Bhishagvara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bhishagvara in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhiṣagvara (भिषग्वर).—an excellent physician.

-rau the two Aśvins.

Derivable forms: bhiṣagvaraḥ (भिषग्वरः).

Bhiṣagvara is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhiṣaj and vara (वर).

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Bhiṣagvarā (भिषग्वरा).—Name of a plant (Mar. hiraḍā).

Bhiṣagvarā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhiṣaj and varā (वरा).

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

Bhiṣagvara (भिषग्वर):—[=bhiṣag-vara] [from bhiṣag > bhiṣaj] m. [dual number] ‘best of physicians’, the Aśvins, [Varāha-mihira]

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Bhishagvara in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Bhiṣagvara (ಭಿಷಗ್ವರ):—

1) [noun] an efficient physician.

2) [noun] an efficient medicine.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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