Shvetagaruta, Śvetagaruta, Shveta-garuta: 2 definitions



Shvetagaruta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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 Śvetagaruta can be transliterated into English as Svetagaruta or Shvetagaruta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Śvetagaruta (श्वेतगरुत).—a goose.

Derivable forms: śvetagarutaḥ (श्वेतगरुतः).

Śvetagaruta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śveta and garuta (गरुत).

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

Śvetagaruta (श्वेतगरुत):—[=śveta-garuta] [from śveta > śvit] ([Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]) m. ‘wh°-winged’, a goose.

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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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