Tavaka, Ṭavakā, Tāvaka: 7 definitions


Tavaka 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

ṭavakā (टवका).—m W A mortise.

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tavaka (तवक).—m (Poetry.) Anger, rage, passion. Ex. rākṣasa caḍhūniyā tavakā || bhīmahṛdayīṃ mārī thaḍakā ||.

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tavakā (तवका).—m ( A) Power, force, strength.

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tavākā (तवाका) [or तवांका, tavāṅkā].—m ( A) Power, force, ability.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

ṭavakā (टवका).—m A mortise.

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tavaka (तवक).—m Anger, rage, passion.

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tavakā (तवका).—m Power, strength.

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tavākā (तवाका).—m Power, ability.

context information

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-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tavaka (तवक).—Fraud, deceit; तवकः कपटेऽपि च (tavakaḥ kapaṭe'pi ca) Nm.

Derivable forms: tavakaḥ (तवकः).

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Tāvaka (तावक).—a. (- f.), [tāvakīna] a. Thy, thine; तपः क्व वत्से क्व च तावकं वपुः (tapaḥ kva vatse kva ca tāvakaṃ vapuḥ) Ku.5.4; Ki.3.12; Bv.1.36,96.

See also (synonyms): tāvakīna.

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

Tavaka (तवक).—mfn.

(-kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) Thine. E. kan added to tava to poss. case of tvaṃ.

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Tāvaka (तावक).—mfn.

(-kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) Thine. E. tavaka, and aṇ added yuṣmad + aṇ-ekavacane tavakādeśaḥ .

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

Tāvaka (तावक).—i. e. tava, gen. sing. of yuṣmad, + aka, possess. pron., f. ki, Thine, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 13, 15.

context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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