Dhvantashatrava, Dhvāntaśātrava, Dhvanta-shatrava: 6 definitions



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The Sanskrit term Dhvāntaśātrava can be transliterated into English as Dhvantasatrava or Dhvantashatrava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dhvāntaśātrava (ध्वान्तशात्रव).—

1) the sun.

2) the moon.

3) fire.

4) the white colour.

Derivable forms: dhvāntaśātravaḥ (ध्वान्तशात्रवः).

Dhvāntaśātrava is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dhvānta and śātrava (शात्रव). See also (synonyms): dhvāntārāti.

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

Dhvāntaśātrava (ध्वान्तशात्रव).—m.

(-vaḥ) 1. A sort of Cassia, (C. fistula) 2. The sun or any luminous body. E. dhvānta darkness, and śātrava averse to.

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

1) Dhvāntaśātrava (ध्वान्तशात्रव):—[=dhvānta-śātrava] [from dhvānta] m. ‘enemy of d°’, Bignonia Indica, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] = next, [Horace H. Wilson]

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

Dhvāntaśātrava (ध्वान्तशात्रव):—[dhvānta-śātrava] (vaḥ) 1. m. Cassia tree.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Dhvāntaśātrava (ध्वान्तशात्रव):—(dhvānta + śā) m. Feind der Finsterniss, Name eines Baumes (s. śyoṇāka) [Śabdacandrikā im Śabdakalpadruma] — Vgl. a .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Dhvāntaśātrava (ध्वान्तशात्रव):—m. Bignonia indica.

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