Gatvara: 7 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gatvara (गत्वर).—a. (- f.)

1) Going, movable, locomotive; विग्रहायाग्रतः पश्चाद्गत्वरोरभ्रविभ्रमम् (vigrahāyāgrataḥ paścādgatvarorabhravibhramam) N.17.71.

2) Transient, perishable; गत्वरैरसुभिः (gatvarairasubhiḥ) Ki.2.19; गत्वर्यो यौवनश्रियः (gatvaryo yauvanaśriyaḥ) 11.12.

3) A kind of horse; गत्वरा साध्यवासाश्च सिन्धुदाराः कनीयसः (gatvarā sādhyavāsāśca sindhudārāḥ kanīyasaḥ) Śhālihotra, Appendix II,1.

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

Gatvara (गत्वर).—mfn.

(-raḥ-rī-raṃ) Going, moving, locomotive. E. gam to go affix kvarap.

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

Gatvara (गत्वर).—[feminine] ī going to ([dative]); perishable.

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

1) Gatvara (गत्वर):—[from gam] mf(ī)n. going to a place (in [compound]), [Harṣacarita]

2) [v.s. ...] beginning or undertaking (with [dative case]), [Naiṣadha-carita xvii, 71]

3) [v.s. ...] transient, perishable, [Pāṇini 3-2, 164; Śāntiśataka i, 20; Rājataraṅgiṇī viii, 858.]

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

Gatvara (गत्वर):—[(raḥ-rī-raṃ) a.] Going, moving.

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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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