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Grammar Search
"pavana" has 2 results
pavana: masculine vocative singular stem: pavana
pavana: neuter vocative singular stem: pavana
Amarakosha Search
Monier-Williams Search
15 results for pavana"
Devanagari
BrahmiEXPERIMENTAL
pavanam. "purifier", wind or the god of wind, breeze, air (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' f(ā-).) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanam. vital air, breath View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanam. the regent of the nakṣatra- svāti- and the north-west region View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanam. Name of the number 5 (from the 5 vital airs) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanam. a householder's sacred fire View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanam. a species of grass View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanam. Name of a son of manu- uttama- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanam. of a mountain View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanam. of a country in bharata-kṣetra- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanan. or m. purification, winnowing of corn View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanan. a potter's kiln, View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanan. an instrument for purifying grain etc., sieve, strainer View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanan. blowing View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanan. water View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavanamfn. clean, pure View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
Apte Search
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pavana पवन a. Clean, pure; महतां पदपद्मजं परागं पवनानां पवनं ह्युपादिशन्ति Rām. Ch.2.3. -नः [पू-ल्यु] 1 Air, wind; सर्पाः पिबन्ति पवनं न च दुर्बलास्ते Subhāṣ; Bg.1.31; पवनपदवी, पवनसुतः &c.; The vital air, breath. -2 N. of Viṣṇu. -3 A householder's sacred fire. -4 A purifier (wind); परितो दुरितानि यः पुनीते शिव तस्मै पवनात्मने नमस्ते Ki.18.37. -5 N. of the number five (from the 5 vital airs). -नम् 1 Purification. -2 Winnowing. -3 A sieve, strainer. -4 Water. -5 A potter's kiln (m. also). -नी A broom. -Comp. -अशनः, -भुज् m. a serpent. -आत्मजः 1 an epithet of Hanumat. -2 of Bhīma. -3 fire. -आशः a serpent, snake. ˚नाशः 1 an epithet of Garuḍa. -2 a peacock. -चक्रम् Whirl-wind. -जः, -तनयः, -भूः, -सुतः 1 epithets of Hanumat; संक्षोभं पवनभुवा जवेन नीताः Śi.4.59. -2 of Bhīma. -पदवी The sky, air; त्वामारूढं पवनपदवीम् (प्रेक्षिष्यन्ते पथिकवनिताः) Me.8. -वाहनः fire. -विजयः a kind of book dealing with omens relating to breath exhaled and inhaled. -व्याधिः 1 an epithet of Uddhava, a friend and counsellor of Kṛiṣṇa. -2 rheumatism.
Macdonell Search
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pavana m. (purifier), wind, breeze, air; god of wind; vital air; breath; domestic (sacred) fire; n. instrument for purifying, winnowing-fan; whisk; sieve, strainer; potter's kiln; -kshipta, pp. tempest-tossed; -gava, m. (swift as the wind), N. of a horse; -tanaya, m. son of the wind, ep. of Hanu mat and of Bhîmasena; -½âghâta, m. gust of wind; -½âtmaga, m. son of the wind, fire; ep. of Bhîmasena.
Vedic Index of
Names and Subjects
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pavana (‘purifier’) in the Atharvaveda denotes an instrument for purifying grain from husks, etc.; either a sieve ’ or a ‘winnowing basket’ may be meant. In the Sūtras it is mentioned as used for cleaning the bones of the dead after cremation.
Vedabase Search
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pavana airSB 4.24.22
pavana by the windsMM 13
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pavana noun (masculine) a householder's sacred fire (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a species of grass (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
air (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
breath (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
breeze (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a country in Bharatakṣetra (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a mountain (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a son of Manu Uttama (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of the number 5 (from the 5 vital airs) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the regent of the Nakṣatra Svāti and the north-west region (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
vital air (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
wind or the god of wind (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 1177/72933
pavana noun (neuter) an instrument for purifying grain (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
blowing (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
sieve (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
strainer (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
water (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 24565/72933
pavana adjective clean (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
pure (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 16957/72933
pavana noun (masculine neuter) a kind of vrata a potter's kiln (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
purification (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
winnowing of corn (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

Frequency rank 57596/72933
Wordnet Search
"pavana"" has 1 results.

pavana

pavitra, medhya, pūta, pāvana, pavana, śuci, śaucopeta   

dharmeṇa śuddhaḥ।

kāśī iti pavitraṃ sthānam asti।

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