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     Grammar Search "kāvya" has 2 results.
     
kāvya: neuter vocative singular stem: kāvya
kāvya: masculine vocative singular stem: kāvya
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kāvyamfn. (fr. kav/i-), endowed with the qualities of a sage or poet, descended or coming from a sage, prophetic, inspired, poetical View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyamfn. [ idem or 'mfn. (fr. kav/i-), endowed with the qualities of a sage or poet, descended or coming from a sage, prophetic, inspired, poetical ' ; ] View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyamf(ā-)n. coming from or uttered by the sage uśanas- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. (gaṇa- kurv-ādi-) a patronymic of uśanas- etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyamf(ā-)n. of the planet śukra- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. plural poems View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. a class of Manes View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. the descendants of kavi- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. Name of a female fiend (equals pūtanā-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyan. wisdom, intelligence, prophetic inspiration, high power and art (often in plural) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. a poem, poetical composition with a coherent plot by a single author (opposed to an itihāsa-) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. term for the first tetrastich in the metre ṣaṭ-pada- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. a kind of drama of one act View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. a kind of poem (composed in Sanskrit interspersed with Prakrit) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāvyam. happiness, welfare View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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kāvya काव्य a. [कवि-यण्] 1 Possessed of the qualities of a sage or a poet. -2 Praiseworthy, fit to be described -3 Prophetic, inspired, poetical; अशंसीत् काव्यः कविः Rv.8.8.11. -व्यः N. of Śukra, preceptor of the Asuras; Mb.1.76.6; दानवेन्द्रैर्हतं दूरात् काव्यः कचमजीवयत् Bm.1.289. -व्या 1 Intelligence. -2 A female fiend; -व्याः m. (pl.) A class of manes; Ms.3.199. -व्यम् 1 A poem; महाकाव्यम्; मेघदूतं नाम काव्यम् &c. -2 Poetics, poetry, a poetical composition. (काव्य is defined by writers on Poetics in different ways; तददोषौ शब्दार्थौ सगुणावनलङ्कृती पुनः क्वापि K. P.1; वाक्यं रसात्मकं काव्यम् S. D.1; रमणीयार्थप्रतिपादकः शब्दः काव्यम् R. G.; शरीरं तावदिष्टार्थव्यवच्छिन्ना पदावली Kāv.1.1; निर्दोषा लक्षणवती सरीतिर्गुणभूषिता । सालङ्काररसा$नेकवृत्तिर्वाक् काव्यनामभाक् ॥ Chandr.1.7.) -3 Happiness, welfare. -4 Wisdom; काव्यानि वदतां तेषां संयच्छामि वहामि च Mb.12.124.34. -5 Inspiration. (The purposes of a Kāvya as mentioned by Mammaṭa are :-- काव्यं यशसे$र्थकृते व्यवहारविदे शिवेतरक्ष- तये । सद्यःपरनिर्वृतये कान्तासंमिततयोपदेशयुजे ॥ K. P.1.) -Comp. -अर्थः a poetical thought or idea. ˚आपत्तिः Necessary conclusion; a figure of speech; Kuval.59. ˚चौरः a robber of the ideas of another poet, a plagiarist; यदस्य दैत्या इव लुण्ठनाय काव्यार्थचौराः प्रगुणीभवन्ति Vikr.1.11. -अलङ्कारः N. of a work on poetics by Vāmana. -आदर्शः N. of a work on poetics by Daṇḍin. -चौरः a stealer of other men's poems. -प्रकाशः N. of a work on Rhetorics by Mammaṭa. -मीमांसकः a rhetorician, critic. -मीमांसा N. of a work on Rhetorics by Rāja-śekhara. -रसिक a. one who has a taste for and can appreciate the beauties of poetry. -लिङ्गम् Poetic Reason, a figure of speech; thus defined:- काव्यलिङ्गं हेतो- र्वाक्यपदार्थता K. P.1; e. g. जितो$सि मन्द कन्दर्प मच्चित्ते$स्ति त्रिलोचनः Chandr.5.119. -हास्यम् a farce.
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kāvya a. having the qualities of or coming from sages.
kāvya a. id.; n. wisdom; seer's art or gift.
kāvya m. pl. kind of Manes; n. poem; -kartri, m. poet; -goshthî, f. discussion on poetry; -gîva-gña, m. Venus, Jupiter, and Mercury, or a. understanding the purport of a poem; -tâ, f., -tva, n.condition of a poem; -devî, f. N. of a queen; -prakâsa, m. Light of poetry: T. of a work on poetics by Mammata and Alata (11th or 12th century); -mîmâmsa ka, m. rhetorician; -rasa, m. flavour of poetry; -sâstra, n.poetry and learning (°ree;--); treatise on poetry; Poetics: T. of a work.
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kāvya (‘ descendant of Kavi ’) is the constant1 patronymic of Uśanas. In the Pañcavimśa Brāhmana it is also applied to Idhat[1] and Uksnorandhra.
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kāvya noun (masculine neuter) a class of Manes (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a patr. of Uśanas (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of the planet Śukra (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Śiva poems (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the descendants of Kavi (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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kāvya adjective descended or coming from a sage (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
endowed with the qualities of a sage or poet (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
inspired (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
poetical (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
prophetic (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 23712/72933








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