Malayavata, Malayavāta, Malaya-vata: 3 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Malayavāta (मलयवात).—the wind blowing from the Malaya mountain, south-wind; ललितलवङ्गलतापरिशीलनकोमलमलयसमीरे (lalitalavaṅgalatāpariśīlanakomalamalayasamīre) Gītagovinda 1; cf. अपगतदाक्षिण्य दक्षिणानिलहतक पूर्णास्ते मनोरथाः कृतं कर्तव्यं वहेदानीं यथेष्टम् (apagatadākṣiṇya dakṣiṇānilahataka pūrṇāste manorathāḥ kṛtaṃ kartavyaṃ vahedānīṃ yatheṣṭam) K.; Daśakumāracarita 1.1.

Derivable forms: malayavātaḥ (मलयवातः).

Malayavāta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms malaya and vāta (वात). See also (synonyms): malayānila, malayasamīra.

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

Malayavāta (मलयवात):—[=malaya-vāta] [from malaya] m. = -marut, [Vikramorvaśī]

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