Raval, Rāval: 3 definitions
Raval means something in the history of ancient India, Hindi. 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.
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Rāval.—(BL), title of subordinate rulers and noblemen; derived from Sanskrit Rājakula. Note: rāval is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Languages of India and abroad
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Raval in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) a title of certain Indian princes..—raval (रावल) is alternatively transliterated as Rāvala.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Rāval (ರಾವಲ್):—[noun] a title that was being given to rājaputs.
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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Folk Tales of Gujarat (and Jhaverchand Meghani) (by Vandana P. Soni)
Chapter 19 - Jad Pan Ni Puja < [Part 3 - Kankavati]
Chapter 37 - Bapu Bhalalo < [Part 5 - Rang Chee Barot]
Chapter 6 - Natho Modhvadio (Around 1830) < [Part 2 - Sorathi Baharvatiya]
Jarasandhavadha Mahakavyam (by Pankaj L. Jani)