Sharavarsha, Śaravarṣa, Shara-varsha: 8 definitions

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Sharavarsha 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.

The Sanskrit term Śaravarṣa can be transliterated into English as Saravarsa or Sharavarsha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sharavarsha in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

śaravarṣa (शरवर्ष).—m S pop. śaravarṣāva m śaravṛṣṭi f (S) Showering or a shower of arrows.

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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.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sharavarsha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śaravarṣa (शरवर्ष).—a shower or volley of arrows.

Derivable forms: śaravarṣaḥ (शरवर्षः).

Śaravarṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śara and varṣa (वर्ष).

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

Śaravarṣa (शरवर्ष).—m.

(-rṣaḥ) A flight or shower of arrows. E. śara, varṣa rain.

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

Śaravarṣa (शरवर्ष).—m. a shower of arrows, Chr. 4, 20.

Śaravarṣa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śara and varṣa (वर्ष).

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

Śaravarṣa (शरवर्ष).—1. [masculine] a shower of arrows.

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Śaravarṣa (शरवर्ष).—2. [neuter] rain (of water).

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

1) Śaravarṣa (शरवर्ष):—[=śara-varṣa] [from śara] n. a shower of arrows, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] ([plural])

2) [v.s. ...] a sh° of water, rain, [Śiśupāla-vadha] ([plural])

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

Śaravarṣa (शरवर्ष):—[śara-varṣa] (rṣaḥ) 1. m. Shower of arrows.

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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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Sharavarsha in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Śaravarṣa (ಶರವರ್ಷ):—[noun] inceasant fall of arrows (on a target).

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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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