Gavadi, Gavādī, Gavādi: 5 definitions
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Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Gavādi (गवादि).—A class of words headed by the word गो (go) to which the affix यत् (yat) is affixed in the senses mentioned in rules from P. V. 1, 5. to V. 1. 36; e. g. गव्यम्, हविष्यम् युग्यम्, मेध्यम् (gavyam, haviṣyam yugyam, medhyam) etc.; cf. Kas. on P. V.1,2.
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
Languages of India and abroad
Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
gavādī (गवादी).—f The horn of the gavā. Used in pouring water over an idol.
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gāvaḍī (गावडी).—f P (gāya or gau) A term in endearment or fondness for a cow. 2 In Khandesh. A cow gen.
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gāvadī (गावदी).—c ( H) A dolt, dullard, blockhead.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gavādi (गवादि):—[=gav-ādi] [from gav] a Gaṇa of [Pāṇini 5-1, 2.]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Gāvadī (गावदी):—(a) stupid, doltish, blockheaded; (nm) a nitwit, dolt.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Gāvadi (ಗಾವದಿ):—[adjective] lacking wisdom; unintelligent.
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Gāvadi (ಗಾವದಿ):—[noun] a stupid, slow-witted person.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Gavadika.
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