Devan: 6 definitions
Devan 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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Devan (देवन्).—m. The younger brother of a husband.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-vā) A husband’s brother. E. div to play. an Unadi aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Devan (देवन्):—[from deva] m. brother-in-law (= devṛ), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Devan (देवन्):—(vā) 5. m. A husband’s brother.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+56): Devamdhagara, Devamdhakara, Devamgane, Devamgavasana, Devamgavastra, Devamgey, Devana, Devana huli, Devanabha, Devanadi, Devanador, Devanadottara, Devanaga, Devanagara, Devanagari, Devanaghevana, Devanahuli, Devanakshatra, Devanala, Devanam Priyah.
Ends with: Devagal Devan.
Full-text: Devagal Devan, Abhisheka.
Search found 10 books and stories containing Devan; (plurals include: Devans). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
From Escapism to Realism < [October – December, 1997]
Some Thoughts on the Veda and its Study < [January – March, 1978]
Later Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Temples in Kandaraviruppettai (alias Gandagopala chaturvedimangalam) < [Chapter XIV - Temples of Rajaraja III’s Time]
Temples in Tirumananjeri < [Chapter XIV - Temples of Rajaraja III’s Time]
Temples in Arumbavur < [Chapter XIV - Temples of Rajaraja III’s Time]
Temples of Munnur (Historical Study) (by R. Muthuraman)
Temples as a place for various administrative officials < [Chapter 2]
Karthika festival (November-December) < [Chapter 6]
Rajaraja III (A.D.1218-1256 A.D.) < [Chapter 1]
Temples in and around Madurantakam (by B. Mekala)
Kaikkkolars < [Chapter 6 - Social and Economic Activities]
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 7.16.2 < [Sukta 16]
Early Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Temples in Tirunamanallur (or Tirunavalur) (28th year) < [Chapter X - Historical Survey]
Introduction < [Chapter VII - Uttama Chola, Madhurantaka]
Temples in Tirunamanallur (Tirunavalur) < [Chapter II - Temples of Parantaka I’s Time]