Tavaka, Ṭavakā, Tāvaka: 12 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.

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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

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) Kumārasambhava 5.4; Kirātārjunīya 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.

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

Tāvaka (तावक).—[feminine] ī thy, thine.

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

1) Tavaka (तवक):—a grammatical base formed for tāvaka and kīna, [Pāṇini 4-3, 3; Vopadeva vii, 22.]

2) Tāvaka (तावक):—mf(ī)n. ([from] tava [gen. of 1. tva] [Pāṇini 4-3, 3]) thy, thine, [Ṛg-veda i, 94, 11; Mahābhārata iii, 14621; Rāmāyaṇa iii, 13, 15; Kumāra-sambhava v, 4; Bhāgavata-purāṇa; Kathāsaritsāgara etc.]

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

1) Tavaka (तवक):—[(kaḥ-kā-kaṃ) a.] Thine.

2) Tāvaka (तावक):—[(kaḥ-kī-kaṃ) a.] Thine.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Tāvaka (तावक) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Tāvaa.

[Sanskrit to German]

Tavaka 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Tavaka (ತವಕ):—

1) [noun] a desire prompted by keenness, impatience and anxiety; eagerness.

2) [noun] the act of hurrying; quickness of motion; haste; rapidity.

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Tavaka (ತವಕ):—[noun] = ತವಂಗ [tavamga].

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Tāvaka (ತಾವಕ):—[adjective] of, belonging to or done by you.

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Tāvaka (ತಾವಕ):—[noun] the person, thing that belongs to you.

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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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