Svaru: 8 definitions
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2) A part of a sacrificial post.
3) A sacrifice.
4) A thunderbolt; स्वरुणा विहतं सद्यो गिरेः शृङ्गमिवापतत् (svaruṇā vihataṃ sadyo gireḥ śṛṅgamivāpatat) Śiva B.21.51.
5) An arrow.
6) A kind of scorpion.
Derivable forms: svaruḥ (स्वरुः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-ruḥ) 1. Indra'S thunderbolt. 2. An arrow. 3. A sacrifice. 4. Shavings of the wood of which a sacrificial post is made. 5. Sunshine. 6. A kind of scorpion. E. svṛ to sound, Unadi aff. u; also with usi aff., svarus .Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Svaru (स्वरु).—m., i. e. I. svṛ + u, 1. Indra's thunderbolt. 2. An arrow. Ii. 1. Sunshine. 2. A sacrifice. 3. A kind of scorpion. 4. Shavings of the sacrificial post. 5. The sacrificial post,
Svaru (स्वरु).—[masculine] the sacrificial post or a slip of wood from it.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Svaru (स्वरु):—m. (of doubtful derivation) a large piece of wood cut from the trunk of a tree, stake, ([especially]) sacrificial post or a strip of wood from it, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Brāhmaṇa; Kātyāyana-śrauta-sūtra]
2) a sacrifice, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
3) sunshine, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
4) a thunderbolt, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
5) an arrow, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
6) a kind of scorpion, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Svaru (स्वरु):—(ruḥ) 2. m. Indra's thunderbolt; an arrow; a sacrifice; shavings of the sacrificial post; sunshine; a scorpion.
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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.
Svaru (ಸ್ವರು):—[noun] = ಸ್ವರ [svara]1.
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1) [noun] a thunder.
2) [noun] the thunderbolt, the weapon of Indra, the chief of gods.
3) [noun] an arrow.
4) [noun] a religious sacrifice.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+37): Shvarupadharin, Svaruchi, Svaruci, Svarucya, Svarudha, Svarudhira, Svaruh, Svarumocana, Svarupa, Svarupa acarya, Svarupabodhaka, Svarupacarya, Svarupadeha, Svarupagata, Svarupagrahana, Svarupaguna, Svarupagunana, Svarupajnana, Svarupaka, Svarupakara.
Ends with: Susvaru.
Full-text: Svarus, Susvaru, Svarumocana.
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Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 8.45.2 < [Sukta 45]
Rig Veda 1.92.5 < [Sukta 92]
Rig Veda 5.44.5 < [Sukta 44]
Bharadvaja-srauta-sutra (by C. G. Kashikar)
The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa III, adhyāya 7, brāhmaṇa 1 < [Third Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa III, adhyāya 8, brāhmaṇa 1 < [Third Kāṇḍa]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)