Yadva, Yadvā, Yad-va: 6 definitions
Yadva 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 dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
yadvā (यद्वा).—conj S Or.
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.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Yadvā (यद्वा).—ind. or else, whether; नैतद्विद्मः कतरन्नो गरीयो यद्वा जयेम यदि वा नो जयेयुः (naitadvidmaḥ kataranno garīyo yadvā jayema yadi vā no jayeyuḥ) Bg.2.6; (often used by commentators in suggesting an alternative meaning).
Yadvā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yad and vā (वा).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Yadvā (यद्वा).—v. yad.
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Yādva (याद्व).—[adjective] belonging to the race of Yadu.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Yadvā (यद्वा):—f. = buddhi, perception, mind, intelligence (?), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] yantave (See under √yam below), yantavya, yanti etc. (See [column]3).
2) Yādva (याद्व):—[from yādava] a mfn. belonging to the family of Yadu, [Ṛg-veda]
3) [v.s. ...] m. a descendant of Yadu, [ib.]
4) b See above.
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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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Search found 22 books and stories containing Yadva, Yadvā, Yad-va, Yad-vā, Yādva; (plurals include: Yadvas, Yadvās, vas, vās, Yādvas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 8.65.2 < [Sukta 65]
Rig Veda 8.7.1 < [Sukta 7]
Rig Veda 8.6.48 < [Sukta 6]
The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Part 12 - End of the Panugal Yadva dynasty < [Chapter XIV - The Yadavas]
Part 10 - The Yadvas of Panugal (13th century A.D.) < [Chapter XIV - The Yadavas]
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 2.6 < [Chapter 2 - Sāṅkhya-yoga (Yoga through distinguishing the Soul from the Body)]
Yogadrstisamuccaya of Haribhadra Suri (Study) (by Riddhi J. Shah)
Chapter 4.4c - Tattvaśravaṇa (attentive listening to doctrinal matters ) < [Chapter 4 - The Eight Yogadṛṣṭis and the nature of a Liberated Soul]
Chapter 4.1d - Adveṣa (Non-antipathy) < [Chapter 4 - The Eight Yogadṛṣṭis and the nature of a Liberated Soul]
Chapter 5.8 - The Omniscience (sarvajña) < [Chapter 5 - A Line of Demarcation between the first four and last four Yogadṛṣṭis]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)