Suryahva, Sūryāhva, Surya-ahva: 6 definitions


Suryahva 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sūryāhva (सूर्याह्व).—a. named after the sun.

-hvaḥ the gigantic swallow-wort.

-hvam copper.

Sūryāhva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sūrya and āhva (आह्व).

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

Sūryāhva (सूर्याह्व) or Sūryyāhva.—n.

(-hvaṃ) Copper. m.

(-hvaḥ) Gigantic swallow-wort. E. sūrya the sun,

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

Sūryāhvā (सूर्याह्वा).—n. 1. copper. 2. gigantic swallow-wort.

Sūryāhvā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sūrya and āhvā (आह्वा).

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

1) Sūryāhva (सूर्याह्व):—[from sūrya > sūr] mfn. named after the sun, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Calotropis Gigantea, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] n. copper, [ib.]

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

Sūryāhva (सूर्याह्व):—[sūryā+hva] (hvaṃ) 1. n. Copper; gigantic swallow wort.

[Sanskrit to German]

Suryahva in German

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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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