Evavada, Evāvada: 5 definitions


Evavada 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.

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

Source: archive.org: Vedic index of Names and Subjects

Evāvada (एवावद) is regarded by Ludwig1 in a very obscure passage of the Ṛgveda as the name of a singer beside Kṣatra, Manasa, and Yajata. The commentator Sāyaṇa also interprets the word as a proper name. Roth, however, considers it to be an adjective meaning “truthful”.

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Evāvada (एवावद).—a. Ved. So speaking, true.

-daḥ Name of a Ṛiṣi; Ṛgveda 5.44.1.

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

Evāvada (एवावद):—m. ([from] 1. eva and ā-√vad, [Tārānātha tarkavācaspati’s Vācaspatyam, Sanskrit dictionary] ?), Name of a Ṛṣi ([Sāyaṇa]), [Ṛg-veda v, 44, 10.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Evavada 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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