Sarvavid, Sarva-vid: 6 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Sarvavid (सर्वविद्).—a. all-knowing, omniscient. (-m.)
1) an epithet of Śiva.
2) of Buddha.
3) the Supreme Being.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sarvavid (सर्वविद्) or Sarvvavid.—mfn. (-vit) Omniscient, all-wise. E. sarva, and vid who knows.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sarvavid (सर्वविद्).—[adjective] all-knowing.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Sarvavid (सर्वविद्):—[=sarva-vid] [from sarva] mfn. all-knowing, omniscient, [Atharva-veda; Muṇḍaka-upaniṣad; Mahābhārata] etc.
2) [v.s. ...] m. the Supreme Being, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]
3) [v.s. ...] f. the sacred syllable Om, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sarvavid (सर्वविद्):—[sarva-vid] (t) a. Omniscient.
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Sarvavid (सर्वविद्):—adj. allwissend [Atharvavedasaṃhitā.6,107,4. 17,1,11.] [Muṇḍakopaniṣad.1,1,9.] [Mahābhārata.1,2551.] [Rāmāyaṇa.3,11,12.] [Spr. (II) 7352.] [Oxforder Handschriften 256,b,6. 8. 259,a,8. 27. 30. fg. b,12.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa.7,2,22.]
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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Mundaka Upanishad with Shankara’s Commentary (by S. Sitarama Sastri)
Blue Annals (deb-ther sngon-po) (by George N. Roerich)
Chapter 8 - Second incarnation series (i): khol po dga' < [Book 8 - The famous Dakpo Kagyü (traditions)]
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 15.19 < [Chapter 15 - Puruṣottama-toga (Yoga through understanding the Supreme Person)]
Shri Gaudiya Kanthahara (by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati)