Paurogava: 9 definitions


Paurogava 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 dictionary

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

Paurogava (पौरोगव).—A superintendent of the royal household; especially, of the royal kitchen; पौरोगवः सूदाध्यक्षः (paurogavaḥ sūdādhyakṣaḥ) Abh. Chin.722.

Derivable forms: paurogavaḥ (पौरोगवः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Paurogava (पौरोगव).—mf. (-vaḥ-vī) Overseer or superintendent of the royal kitchen. E. purus first, gau the eye, aff. aṇ .

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

Paurogava (पौरोगव).—i. e. puras-go + a, m. Overseer or superintendent of a princely kitchen, Mahābhārata 4, 28.

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

Paurogava (पौरोगव).—[masculine] inspector of a royal household, [especially] of the kitchen.

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

Paurogava (पौरोगव):—[=pauro-gava] [from pauro] m. an overseer or superintendent of a royal household, ([especially]) the inspector of the royal kitchen, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

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

Paurogava (पौरोगव):—[pauro-gava] (vaḥ-vī) 1. m. 3. f. Overseer, superintendent of the kitchin.

[Sanskrit to German]

Paurogava in German

context information

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»] — Paurogava in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Paurōgava (ಪೌರೋಗವ):—[noun] the superintendent of the kitchen in a palace.

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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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