Poshtrivara, Poṣṭṛvara: 3 definitions
Poshtrivara 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.
The Sanskrit term Poṣṭṛvara can be transliterated into English as Postrvara or Poshtrivara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-raḥ-rā-raṃ) Who or what nourishes best. E. poṣṭṛ and vara best.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Poṣṭṛvara (पोष्टृवर):—[=poṣṭṛ-vara] [from poṣṭṛ > poṣa] mfn. the best of nourishers, nourishing best, [Horace H. Wilson]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Poṣṭṛvara (पोष्टृवर):—[poṣṭṛ-vara] (raḥ-rā-raṃ) a. Fit to nourish.
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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