Viva, Vi-va: 3 definitions
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Viva (विव).—a. riding on a bird; Śiśupālavadha 19.86.
Viva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vi and va (व).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Vivā (विवा).—plait, twist, weave.
Vivā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vi and vā (वा).
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Vivā (विवा).—blow asunder or through.
Vivā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vi and vā (वा).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Viva (विव):—[=vi-va] [from vi] mfn. (said to be [from] √vā, vāti = gacchati) riding on a bird, [Śiśupāla-vadha xix, 86.]
2) Vivā (विवा):—[=vi-√vā] [Parasmaipada] -vāti, to blow on all sides or in every direction, blow through, blow, [Ṛg-veda]; etc.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+412): Vidanda, Vivabasambadhamukti, Vivac, Vivacaka, Vivacana, Vivacasa, Vivacayati, Vivacca, Vivaccasa, Vivaccha, Vivachayati, Vivacya, Vivad, Vivada, Vivada Sutta, Vivadabala, Vivadabhangarnava, Vivadabhiru, Vivadacandra, Vivadacandrika.
Full-text (+23): Vivas, Vivasita, Vivasana, Maukhiki, Vyucchat, Vivarcas, Vivartman, Vivasvatsmriti, Vivasayitri, Vivasakale, Vivadayati, Vivarutha, Maukhika, Vivasvadvata, Vivasya, Vivasanavat, Anuviva, Mathitos, Vivasakarana, Vivasvatsuta.
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Vedic influence on the Sun-worship in the Puranas (by Goswami Mitali)
Part 24 - Vivasvat (the Rising Sun) < [Chapter 2 - Salient Traits of the Solar Divinities in the Veda]
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Narayaniya (Narayaneeyam) (by Vishwa Adluri)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)
Satapatha-brahmana (by Julius Eggeling)
Kāṇḍa X, adhyāya 5, brāhmaṇa 2 < [Tenth Kāṇḍa]
Kāṇḍa III, adhyāya 8, brāhmaṇa 3 < [Third Kāṇḍa]
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
Chapter 24 - The arrangement of the heavenly luminaries < [Section 2 - Anuṣaṅga-pāda]