Savarnya, Sāvarṇya: 4 definitions
Savarnya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
Vyakarana (Sanskrit grammar)Source: Wikisource: A dictionary of Sanskrit grammar
Sāvarṇya (सावर्ण्य).—The quality of being cognate or allied; see the word सवर्ण (savarṇa) above.
Vyakarana (व्याकरण, vyākaraṇa) refers to Sanskrit grammar and represents one of the six additional sciences (vedanga) to be studied along with the Vedas. Vyakarana concerns itself with the rules of Sanskrit grammar and linguistic analysis in order to establish the correct context of words and sentences.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
sāvarṇya (सावर्ण्य).—n S Sameness of color: also sameness of class or of caste or tribe.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
sāvarṇya (सावर्ण्य).—n Sameness of colour, of caste or class.
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-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
1) Sameness of colour.
2) Identity of class or caste.
3) The age or Manvantara presided over by the eighth Manu.
Derivable forms: sāvarṇyam (सावर्ण्यम्).
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 7 - Description of Manu Periods < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]
Chapter 8 - Description of the Solar Race (Ādityavaṃśa or Sūryavaṃśa) < [Section 1 - Sṛṣṭi-khaṇḍa (section on creation)]