Paravarta, Parāvarta: 7 definitions


Paravarta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paravarta in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

parāvarta (परावर्त).—m parāvartana n Turning back. Reversal (of a sentence)

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Parāvarta (परावर्त).—

1) Turning back, return, retreat.

2) Exchange, barter.

3) Restoration.

4) Reversal of a sentence (in law).

Derivable forms: parāvartaḥ (परावर्तः).

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

1) Parāvarta (परावर्त):—[=parā-varta] a etc. See parā-vṛt.

2) [=parā-varta] [from parā-vṛt] b m. turning back or round

3) [v.s. ...] exchange, barter, [Hemacandra’s Pariśiṣṭaparvan]

4) [v.s. ...] reversal of a sentence (in law), [Horace H. Wilson]

5) [v.s. ...] restoration, [Horace H. Wilson]

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Parāvarta (परावर्त) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Parāvatta.

[Sanskrit to German]

Paravarta in German

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Paravarta in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Parāvarta (ಪರಾವರ್ತ):—

1) [noun] a turning or going backward.

2) [noun] a giving or taking of one thing for another; exchange.

3) [noun] a repairing and bringing back to the sound condition.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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