Viravin, Virāvin: 8 definitions


Viravin 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

Virāvin (विराविन्).—a.

1) Weeping, crying, shouting.

2) Lamenting.

-ṇī 1 Weeping, crying.

2) A broom.

3) Sound, resound; गायनैश्च विराविण्यो वादनैश्च तथापरैः (gāyanaiśca virāviṇyo vādanaiśca tathāparaiḥ) Rām.1.18.19.

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

Virāvin (विराविन्).—mfn. (-vī-viṇī-vi) Shouting, roaring, crying, &c. f. (-ṇī) 1. A broom. 2. The name of a river. 3. Weeping, crying. E. virāva noise, ini and ṅīp affs.

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

Virāvin (विराविन्).—i. e. virāva + in, adj. 1. Shouting. 2. Resounding, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 19, 12.

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

Virāvin (विराविन्).—[adjective] crying, bellowing, roaring; resounding with ([instrumental]).

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

1) Virāvin (विराविन्):—[=vi-rāvin] [from vi-rava > vi-ru] mfn. shouting, roaring, crying, singing, lamenting, [Mahābhārata; Rāmāyaṇa] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] sounding, resounding, [Rāmāyaṇa; Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]

3) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a son of Dhṛta-rāṣṭra, [Mahābhārata]

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

Virāvin (विराविन्):—[vi-rāvin] (vī-viṇī-vi) a. Shouting, roaring. f. A broom; crying; name of a river.

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

Virāvin (विराविन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit words: Virāi, Virāvi.

[Sanskrit to German]

Viravin 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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