Savaya, Savāya: 5 definitions
Savaya means something in Marathi, Jainism, Prakrit, Hindi, biology. 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
savāya (सवाय).—Better written savā, savākīṃ, savāī.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
savaya (सवय).—See savaī.
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.
Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Savāyā (सवाया):—(a) one and a quarter times; more (than), ahead (of).
Prakrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary
1) Sāvaya (सावय) in the Prakrit language is related to the Sanskrit word: Śvāpada.
2) Sāvaya (सावय) also relates to the Sanskrit word: Śāvaka.
Prakrit is an ancient language closely associated with both Pali and Sanskrit. Jain literature is often composed in this language or sub-dialects, such as the Agamas and their commentaries which are written in Ardhamagadhi and Maharashtri Prakrit. The earliest extant texts can be dated to as early as the 4th century BCE although core portions might be older.
Kannada-English dictionarySource: Alar: Kannada-English corpus
Sāvaya (ಸಾವಯ):—[adjective] = ಸಾವಯವ [savayava]1.
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Sāvaya (ಸಾವಯ):—[noun] the tree Sterculia villosa of Sterculiaceae family.
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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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 4.54.5 < [Sukta 54]
Rig Veda 3.56.7 < [Sukta 56]
Rig Veda 2.38.1 < [Sukta 38]
Vedic influence on the Sun-worship in the Puranas (by Goswami Mitali)
Part 9 - Savitṛ (the Stimulator) < [Chapter 2 - Salient Traits of the Solar Divinities in the Veda]
Part 8 - The Concept of God in the Light of the Vedas < [Chapter 1 - Vedic Concept of God and Religion]