Kshaurapavya, Kṣaurapavya: 6 definitions


Kshaurapavya 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 Kṣaurapavya can be transliterated into English as Ksaurapavya or Kshaurapavya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Kshaurapavya in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Kṣaurapavya (क्षौरपव्य).—A strongly built house; Bhāgavata 6.5.8.

Derivable forms: kṣaurapavyam (क्षौरपव्यम्).

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

Kṣaurapavya (क्षौरपव्य).—i. e. kṣura -pavi + ya, adj. made of razors and thunderbolts, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 6, 5, 8.

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

Kṣaurapavya (क्षौरपव्य):—[from kṣaura] mfn. ([from] kṣura-pavi), very sharp-edged, very sharp, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa vi, 5, 8] (‘formed out of razors and thunderbolts’, [Burnouf.]).

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

Kṣaurapavya (क्षौरपव्य):—[(vyaḥ-vyā-vyaṃ) a.] Very sharp; hard.

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Kshaurapavya in German

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