Tvar: 9 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Tvar (त्वर्).—1 Ā. (tvarate, tvarita-tūrṇa) To hurry, make haste, move with speed, do anything quickly; भवान्सुहृदर्थे त्वरताम् (bhavānsuhṛdarthe tvaratām) M.2; नानुनेतुमबलाः स तत्वरे (nānunetumabalāḥ sa tatvare) R.19.38. -Caus. (tvarayati)

1) To cause to hasten, expedite, urge forward, accelerate; त्वरयोर्वशीम् (tvarayorvaśīm) V.2; Kumārasambhava 4.36.

2) To call quickly away; अद्य त्वां त्वरयति दारुणः कृतान्तः (adya tvāṃ tvarayati dāruṇaḥ kṛtāntaḥ) Mālatīmādhava (Bombay) 5.25.

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

Tvar (त्वर्).—[(ñi ā) ñitvarā] r. 1st cl. (tvarate) To hurry, to make haste, to go or move with speed, to do any thing readily or precipitately. bhvā-āaka-seṭ .

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

Tvar (त्वर्).—i. 1, [Ātmanepada.] (in epic poetry also [Parasmaipada.], [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 19, 16), To make haste, [Rāmāyaṇa] 3, 78, 20. Ptcple. of the pf. pass. I. tvarita, 1. Hastening. [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 67, 24. 2. Swift, [Pañcatantra] iii. [distich] 102. ºtam, adv. Swifty, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 42, 23. Ii. tūrṇa, ºṇam, adv. Quickly, [Pañcatantra] 167, 16. Ptcple. of the fut. pass. tvaraṇīya, Where there needs haste, Mahābhārata 7, 5842. [Causal.] traraya, To cause to hasten, Mahābhārata 7, 1584.

— With the prep. ati ati, To hasten very much, Mahābhārata 12. 5003.

— With abhi abhi, To make haste, [Rāmāyaṇa] 6, 33, 4.

— With pra pra, To hasten, Mahābhārata 6, 3776.

— With sam sam, To make haste, [Rāmāyaṇa] 2, 30, 43. [Causal.] To cause to hasten, Mahābhārata 7, 955.

— Cf. tur; tṛ10, [Latin] red-am-truare, probably [Latin] turba, probably A. S. a-thwerian (to move, or to shake together).

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

Tvar (त्वर्).—tvarate (tvarati) [participle] tvarita, tūrta & tūrṇa (q.v.) hurry, hasten to ([dative], [locative], or inf). [Causative] tvarayati (te, tvarayatitarām) quicken, accelerate; snatch away.

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

Tvar (त्वर्):—[class] 1. tvarate ([Epic] also ti; [perfect tense] tatvare, [Raghuvaṃśa]; [Aorist] 2. [plural] atvaridhvam, riḍhvam, riddhvam, [Vopadeva]; [subjunctive] 2. sg. tvariṣṭhās, [Pāṇini 1-3, 21; Siddhānta-kaumudī])

—to hurry, make haste, move with speed, [Kāṭhaka; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa; Śāṅkhāyana-śrauta-sūtra; Mahābhārata] etc.:—[Causal] tvarayati ([imperative] raya ; [Aorist] atatvarat, [Pāṇini 7-4, 95])

—to cause to hasten, quicken, urge forward (with [accusative] [dative case] or [infinitive mood]), [Atharva-veda xii, 3, 31; Mahābhārata] etc.;

tvār, to convert quickly into the state (bhāva [dative case]) of [Bādarāyaṇa’s Brahma-sūtra ii, 1, 24; Śaṃkarācārya];—cf.tur.

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

Tvar (त्वर्):—(ñi, ā, ṅa) tvarate 1. d. To hurry.

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

Tvar (त्वर्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Jaaḍa, Tara, Tuara, Tura, Tuvara.

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