Cava-muvaperatu, Cāvāmūvāppērāṭu, Cavamuvapperatu, Cava-muva-peratu, Cavamuva-peratu: 1 definition


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Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Cāvāmūvāppērāṭu (சாவாமூவாப்பேராடு) [cāvā-mūvā-pērāṭu] noun < idem. + idem. +. A fixed number of milch sheep endowed permanently to provide a continuous supply of ghee for temple lamps; திருநந்தாவிளக்கு எரிப்பதற்குவேண்டும் நெய்யின் பொருட்டு என்றும் இளமையுடன் ஒருதொகையுள்ளன வாகக் கோயிற்கு விடப்படும் ஆடுகள். நந்தாவிளக் கொன்றினுக்கு வைத்த சாவாமூவாப்பேராடு தொண் ணூறு [thirunanthavilakku erippatharkuvendum neyyin poruttu enrum ilamaiyudan oruthogaiyullana vagak koyirku vidappadum adugal. nanthavilag konrinukku vaitha savamuvapperadu thon nuru] (S. I. I. III , 107).

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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