Purvena, Pūrveṇa: 6 definitions


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

Pūrveṇa (पूर्वेण) or Pūrvveṇa.—Ind. In the east, easterly, eastward. E. pūrva the east, and the form of the 3rd case used as a participle.

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

Pūrveṇa (पूर्वेण).—[adverb] in front; before, to the east of ([accusative] or [genetive]).

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

1) Pūrveṇa (पूर्वेण):—[from pūrva] a ind. in front, before

2) [v.s. ...] eastward, to the east of (opp. to apareṇa, with [genitive case] or [accusative]; cf. [Pāṇini 5-3, 35 [Scholiast or Commentator]]), [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] etc. etc.

3) [v.s. ...] (with tataḥ) ‘to the east of that’ [Mahābhārata]

4) [from pūrva] b ind. See under pūrva.

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

Pūrveṇa (पूर्वेण):—adv. In the east, easterly.

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Purvena 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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