Garbhavasa, Garbhavāsa, Garbha-vasa: 8 definitions

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Garbhavasa 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Garbhavasa in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

garbhavāsa (गर्भवास).—m (S) Dwelling in the womb; i. e. undergoing formation and being in the womb. Ex. navamāsa garbhavāsīṃ || kaṣṭavilēṃ tyā mātēśīṃ ||.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

garbhavāsa (गर्भवास).—m Dwelling in the womb, i. e. undergoing formation and being in the womb.

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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 dictionary

[«previous next»] — Garbhavasa in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Garbhavāsa (गर्भवास).—

1) the womb; असकृद्गर्भवासेषु वासं जन्म च दारुणम् (asakṛdgarbhavāseṣu vāsaṃ janma ca dāruṇam) Manusmṛti 12.78.

2) being in the womb.

Derivable forms: garbhavāsaḥ (गर्भवासः).

Garbhavāsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms garbha and vāsa (वास).

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

Garbhavāsa (गर्भवास).—m. the womb, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 12, 78.

Garbhavāsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms garbha and vāsa (वास).

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

Garbhavāsa (गर्भवास):—[=garbha-vāsa] [from garbha] m. idem, [Manu-smṛti xii, 78; Yājñavalkya; Mahābhārata; Bhartṛhari]

[Sanskrit to German]

Garbhavasa in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Garbhavasa in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Garbhavāsa (ಗರ್ಭವಾಸ):—

1) [noun] the condition or fact of being in the embryo stage.

2) [noun] the inner sanctuary of Hindu temples where the main idol is installed, and symbolically the birth place of the universe; sanctum sanctorum.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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