ऐरावतः [इरा आपः तद्वान् इरावान् समुद्रः तस्मादुत्पन्नः अण्] 1 N. of the elephant of Indra. ऐरावतं गजेन्द्राणाम् Bg. 1.27. -2 An excellent elephant; a species of elephant; ऐरावतानैन्द्रशिरान्नागान्वै प्रियदर्शनान् Rām.2.7.23. -3 One of the chiefs of the Nāgas or serpent-race (inhabiting Pātāla); अहमैरावत ज्येष्ठभ्रातृभ्यो$करवं नमः Mb.1.3.139. -4 The elephant presiding over the east. -5 A kind of rainbow. -6 A kind of lightning; (said to be n. also in these two senses). -7 The orange tree. -तम् 1 A vast and waterless region. -2 (pl.) N. of a Varṣa. -3 N. of the northern path of the moon. -4 A kind of cloud; 'मेघस्योपरि मेघो यः स ऐरावत उच्यते' इति दक्षिणावर्तः (Commentator of मेघदूत). -ती 1 The female of Indra's elephant. -2 Lightning. -3 N. of a plant (वटपत्री) -4 N. of river Rāvi in the Panjab (= इरावती). -5 N. of a particular portion of the moon's path.
noun (masculine) a descendant of Irāvat (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a species of elephant (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a form of the sun (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a Nāga or mythical serpent (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a particular portion of the moon's path (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Indra's elephant (considered as the prototype of the elephant race and the supporter of the east quarter) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the orange tree (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the tree Artocarpus Lacucha (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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