Garbhavasa, Garbhavāsa, Garbha-vasa: 3 definitions

Introduction

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

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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.

context information

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

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Garbhavāsa (गर्भवास).—

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

2) being in the womb.

Derivable forms: garbhavāsaḥ (गर्भवासः).

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

context information

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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