Bijavapa, Bījavāpa, Bija-vapa: 6 definitions


Bijavapa 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: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bījavāpa (बीजवाप).—

1) a sower of seed; an agriculturist (kṛṣīvala); कालं प्रतीक्षस्व सुखोदयस्य पङ्क्तिं फलानामिव बीजवापः (kālaṃ pratīkṣasva sukhodayasya paṅktiṃ phalānāmiva bījavāpaḥ) Mahābhārata (Bombay) 3.34. 19.

2) sowing seed.

Derivable forms: bījavāpaḥ (बीजवापः).

Bījavāpa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bīja and vāpa (वाप).

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

Bījavāpa (बीजवाप).—[masculine] the sowing (seed).

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

1) Bījavāpa (बीजवाप):—[=bīja-vāpa] [from bīja] m. a sower, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] sowing

[Sanskrit to German]

Bijavapa in German

context information

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

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Bījāvāpa (ಬೀಜಾವಾಪ):—

1) [noun] the act or an instance of sowing seed (for growing).

2) [noun] an initiating of a work, enterpruse, etc.

context information

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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