Pitavasas, Pītavāsas, Pita-vasas: 7 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Pītavāsas (पीतवासस्).—m. an epithet of Kṛṣṇa or an Avatāra of Viṣṇu; ... पद्माक्षं पीतवाससं स्तुवन्ति नामभिर्दिव्यैः न ते संसारिणो नराः (padmākṣaṃ pītavāsasaṃ stuvanti nāmabhirdivyaiḥ na te saṃsāriṇo narāḥ) Rāmarakṣā 25.

Pītavāsas is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms pīta and vāsas (वासस्).

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

Pītavāsas (पीतवासस्).—mfn.

(-sāḥ-sāḥ-saḥ) Dressed in yellow. m.

(-sāḥ) A name of Krishna E. pīta yellow, vāsas vesture.

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

Pītavāsas (पीतवासस्).—[adjective] dressed in yellow; [masculine] [Epithet] of Viṣṇu.

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

1) Pītavāsas (पीतवासस्):—[=pīta-vāsas] [from pīta] mfn. dressed in y°

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of Viṣṇu, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa]

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

Pītavāsas (पीतवासस्):—[pīta-vāsas] (sāḥ-saḥ) a. Clothed in yellow. m. Krishna.

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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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