Ravani, Rāvaṇī, Rāvaṇi: 12 definitions
Ravani means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
rāvaṇī (रावणी).—f A tan-pit.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
rāvaṇī (रावणी).—f A tan-pit.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Rāvaṇi (रावणि).—[rāvaṇasyāpatyam iñ]
1) Name of Indrajit; रावणिश्चाव्यथो योद्धुमारब्ध च महीं गतः (rāvaṇiścāvyatho yoddhumārabdha ca mahīṃ gataḥ) Bk.15.78,89.
2) Any son of Rāvaṇa; प्रादुद्रुवंस्ततः क्रुद्धाः सर्वे रावणयोऽङ्गदम् (prādudruvaṃstataḥ kruddhāḥ sarve rāvaṇayo'ṅgadam) Bk.15.79-8.
Derivable forms: rāvaṇiḥ (रावणिः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Rāvaṇī (रावणी).—name of a rākṣasī: Mahā-Māyūrī 243.18.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ṇiḥ) The eldest son of Ravana. E. rāvaṇa, iñ patronymic aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rāvaṇi (रावणि).—i. e. rāvaṇa + i, patronym., m. The eldest son of Rāvaṇa.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rāvaṇi (रावणि).—[masculine] descendant of Rāvaṇa.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Rāvaṇī (रावणी):—[from rāvaṇa > rāva] f. (with cikitsā) Name of a medical [work]
2) Rāvaṇi (रावणि):—[from rāva] m. ([patronymic] [from] rāvaṇa [gana] taulvaly-ādi), Name of Indra-jit, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa]
3) [v.s. ...] of Siṃha-nāda, [Bālarāmāyaṇa]
4) [v.s. ...] of any son of Rāvaṇa ([plural] the sons of R°), [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Rāvaṇi (रावणि):—(ṇiḥ) 2. m. Son of Rāvana.
[Sanskrit to German]
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Ravānī (रवानी):—(nf) flow; fluency.
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Ramayana of Valmiki (by Hari Prasad Shastri)
Chapter 29 - Ravani takes Indra captive < [Book 7 - Uttara-kanda]
Chapter 80 - Indrajita sets out to fight once more < [Book 6 - Yuddha-kanda]
Chapter 91 - The Death of Indrajita < [Book 6 - Yuddha-kanda]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)