Rodas: 8 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Rodas (रोदस्).—n. [rud-asun] (in dual), [rodasī] f. Heaven and earth; एते पृष्ठानि रोदसोर्विप्रयन्तो व्यानशुः (ete pṛṣṭhāni rodasorviprayanto vyānaśuḥ) Ṛv.9.22.5; रवः श्रवणभैरवः स्थगितरोदसीकन्दरः (ravaḥ śravaṇabhairavaḥ sthagitarodasīkandaraḥ) Ve.3.2; वेदान्तेषु यमाहुरेकपुरुषं व्याप्य स्थितं रोदसी (vedānteṣu yamāhurekapuruṣaṃ vyāpya sthitaṃ rodasī) V.1.1; Śi.18.15.

See also (synonyms): rodasī.

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

Rodas (रोदस्).—n.

(-daḥ) 1. Heaven. 2. Earth. Dual. (-sī) Heaven and earth. E. rud to weep, aff. asun .

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

Rodas (रोदस्).—i. e. rud + as (the seat of the roaring storm), n. Heaven. du. , and as former part of a comp. Heaven and earth, [Vikramorvaśī, (ed. Bollensen.)] [distich] 1; Chr. 46, 23; [Nala] 3, 32.

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

Rodas (रोदस्).—[neuter] (only °— & [genetive] [dual]) = seq. 1.

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

1) Rodas (रोदस्):—[from rud] a See p.889, [columns] 1, 2.

2) b n. [dual number] ([probably] connected with rudra; cf. rodasī) heaven and earth (only [in the beginning of a compound] and in [genitive case] rodasoḥ, [Ṛg-veda ix, 22, 5])

3) the earth (See svarga-rodaḥ-kuhara).

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

Rodas (रोदस्):—(daḥ) 5. n. Heaven; earth. Dual. () Heaven and earth.

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