Javas: 6 definitions
Javas 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.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Javas (जवस्).—n. Ved. Quickness, speed; पयोभिर्जिन्वे अपां जवांसि (payobhirjinve apāṃ javāṃsi) Rv.4.21.8.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Javas (जवस्).—i. e. jū + as, n. Speed, velocity.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Javas (जवस्).—[neuter] quickness, velocity.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Javas (जवस्):—[from java] n. idem, [Ṛg-veda]
2) [v.s. ...] cf. makṣū-, mano-, a-.
3) [v.s. ...] [according to] to some, ‘swift, rapid’, [Ṛg-veda iii, 50, 2; iv, 27, 1].
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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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Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 3: Metals, Gems and other substances (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 1: Initiation, Mercury and Laboratory (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 5: Treatment of various afflictions (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)