Lavanambhas, Lavaṇāmbhas, Lavana-ambhas: 5 definitions

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Lavaṇāmbhas (लवणाम्भस्).—m. the ocean; स सेतुं बन्धयामास प्लवगैर्लवणाम्भसि (sa setuṃ bandhayāmāsa plavagairlavaṇāmbhasi) R.12.7;17.54. (-n.) salt water.

Lavaṇāmbhas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms lavaṇa and ambhas (अम्भस्).

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

Lavaṇāmbhas (लवणाम्भस्).—n. the sea of salt water, Matspp. 40.

Lavaṇāmbhas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms lavaṇa and ambhas (अम्भस्).

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

Lavaṇāmbhas (लवणाम्भस्).—[masculine] = [preceding]

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

1) Lavaṇāmbhas (लवणाम्भस्):—[from lavaṇa] n. salt water, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

2) [v.s. ...] m. ‘having salt w°’, the sea, ocean, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Kāvya literature]

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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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