Garbhashrava, aka: Garbhaśrāva, Garbhāsrāva, Garbha-asrava, Garbhasrāva, Garbha-srava; 3 Definition(s)


Garbhashrava means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

The Sanskrit term Garbhaśrāva can be transliterated into English as Garbhasrava or Garbhashrava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

Garbhashrava in Marathi glossary... « previous · [G] · next »

garbhaśrāva (गर्भश्राव) [or गर्भस्त्राव, garbhastrāva].—m (S) Abortion or miscarriage.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

garbhaśrāva (गर्भश्राव).—See garbhapatana.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Garbhashrava in Sanskrit glossary... « previous · [G] · next »

Garbhāsrāva (गर्भास्राव).—mis-carriage, abortion.

Derivable forms: garbhāsrāvaḥ (गर्भास्रावः).

Garbhāsrāva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms garbha and āsrāva (आस्राव).

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Garbhasrāva (गर्भस्राव).—abortion, miscarriage; वरं गर्भस्रावः (varaṃ garbhasrāvaḥ) Pt.1; Y.3.2; Ms.5.66.

Derivable forms: garbhasrāvaḥ (गर्भस्रावः).

Garbhasrāva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms garbha and srāva (स्राव).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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