Dharaniplava, Dharaṇiplava, Dharani-plava, Dharaṇīplava: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dharaṇiplava (धरणिप्लव) or Dharaṇīplava (धरणीप्लव).—the ocean.

Derivable forms: dharaṇiplavaḥ (धरणिप्लवः), dharaṇīplavaḥ (धरणीप्लवः).

Dharaṇiplava is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dharaṇi and plava (प्लव). See also (synonyms): dharaṇipūra.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Dharaṇīplava (धरणीप्लव).—m.

(-vaḥ) The ocean. E. dharaṇī the earth, and plava what swims; in which the earth floats. dharaṇyāḥ plavaḥ yasmāt .

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

Dharaṇīplava (धरणीप्लव):—[=dharaṇī-plava] [from dharaṇī > dhara] m. ‘having the earth as ship’, idem, [ib.]

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

Dharaṇīplava (धरणीप्लव):—[dharaṇī-plava] (vaḥ) 1. m. Idem.

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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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