Gavashva, Gavāśva, Gava-ashva: 5 definitions
Gavashva means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Gavāśva can be transliterated into English as Gavasva or Gavashva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Gavāśva (गवाश्व).—bulls and horses.
Derivable forms: gavāśvam (गवाश्वम्).
Gavāśva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gava and aśva (अश्व).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Gavāśva (गवाश्व).—n. bulls and horses, Mahābhārata 1, 3654.
Gavāśva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gava and aśva (अश्व).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Gavāśva (गवाश्व):—[from gava > gav] n. sg. (cf. go-aśva and go-śva) cattle and horses, [Mahābhārata i, iii; Rāmāyaṇa i, 6, 7]
2) [v.s. ...] śvādi, a Gaṇa of [Pāṇini 2-4, 11.]
3) Gavaśva (गवश्व):—[=go-aśva] [from go] n. sg. cattle and horses, [Chāndogya-upaniṣad vii, 24, 2]
4) [v.s. ...] m. [plural] idem, [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa xiv, 9, 1, 10] (cf. gavāśva.)
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Partial matches: Ashva, Gava, Go.
Starts with: Gavashvadhanadhanyavant, Gavashvaprabhriti.
Ends with: Hastigavashva.
Full-text: Goashva, Goshva, Hastigavashva, Strikumara, Gavashvadhanadhanyavant, Hastigavashvoshtradamaka, Gavashvaprabhriti, Syada, Vanija, Svamin, Pada.
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