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Devanagari
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abhayam. of a river in krauñcadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
abhayan. "safety", (applied as proper name to) a child of dharma- and his reign in plakṣadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
abhiyuktam. plural Name (also title or epithet) of the vaiśya-s of kuśa-dvīpa-, View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aṅgadvīpam. one of the six minor dvīpa-s. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
antaradvīpam. Name (also title or epithet) of the seven dvīpa-s south of bhārata-varṣa-, View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
anudvīpam. Name (also title or epithet) of six islands (as aṅga-dvīpa- etc.), View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
aparagodāni(?), m. Name (also title or epithet) of one of the four dvīpa-s, View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
āsaṅgaone of the 7 islands of antara-dvīpa-, View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
āvartanam. Name of an upa-dvīpa- in jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ayutājitm. Name of a king (son of sindhudvīpa- and father of ṛtuparṇa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ayutāśvam. (equals ayutā-jit-above) Name of a son of sindhudvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
bakadvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
balabhadramfn. of a mountain in śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
bhadrārakam. Name of one of the 18 lesser dvīpa-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
bhadrāśvam. of a son of āgnīdhra- and (also n.) a dvīpa- or varṣa- called after him (the eastern division) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
bhāvinm. Name of the śūdra-s in plakṣa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
candram. one of the 18 minor dvīpa-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
candradvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
candraśuklam. one of the 8 upa-dvīpa-s (in jambu-dvīpa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
caturdvīpacakravartinm. the sovereign of the 4 dvīpa-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
citrarepham. Name of a son of medhātithi- (king of śāka-dvīpa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
daminm. plural the Brahmans of śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dānavratam. plural Name of inhabitants of śāka-dvīpa-, . View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
devagarbhāf. Name of a river in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
devakam. plural Name of the śūdra-s in krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
devavarṣan. (?) of a varṣa- in the dvīpa- śālmala- called after him View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhanyam. of the vaiśya-s in krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhātakim. Name of one of the 2 sons of vīti-hotra- praiyavrata- (king of a varṣa- of puṣkara-dvīpa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhātakikīkhaṇḍa n. Name of a varṣa- of puṣkara-dvīpa- ruled by dhātaki- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhātakiṣaṇḍan. Name of a varṣa- of puṣkara-dvīpa- ruled by dhātaki- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhṛtim. of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dhṛtimatn. Name of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
draviṇam. plural the inhabitants of a varṣa- in krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dṛḍharucim. "of great glory", Name of a prince and of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dundubhin. Name of a particular varṣa- in krauñca-dvīpa-
durdharṣam. of a mountain in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dvīpamn. a division of the terrestrial world (either 7 [ jambu-, plakṣa- or go-medaka-, śālmalī-, kuśa-, krauñca-, śāka- and puṣkara- etc.] or 4 [ bhadrāśva-, ketu-māla-, jambu-dvīpa- and uttarāḥ- kuravaḥ- etc. see ] or 13 [the latter four + 9, viz. indra-dvīpa-, kaśerū-mat-, tāmra-varṇa-, gabhasti-mat-, nāga-dvīpa-, saumya-, gāndharva-, varuṇa- and bhārata-, which are enumerated ,as forming bhārata-varṣa-] or 18 [among which the upa-dvīpa-s are said to be included ]; they are situated round the mountain meru-, and separated from each other by distinct concentric circumambient oceans; ayaṃ dvīpaḥ- equals jambu-dv- equals bhārata-dv- ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dyutimatm. of a son of priya-vrata- and king of krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
gajapatim. a title given to kings (exempli gratia, 'for example' to an old king in the south of jambu-dvīpa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
gandhamādanavarṣam. n. the division of jambū-dvīpa- formed by the mountain gandha-mādana- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ghṛtapṛṣṭham. Name of a son of priya-vrata- by barhiṣmatī- (sovereign of krauñca-dvīpa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ghṛtavaradvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- (See ghṛtoda-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ghṛtodam. "having ghee for water", Name of the sea surrounding kuśa-dvīpa- (or ghṛta-varadvīpa- ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
godānīyam. Name of a dvīpa- (see apara-godāna-.) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
gomedam. of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
gomedakam. the dvīpa- da- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
haṃsam. plural Name of the Brahmans in plakṣa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
harivarṣan. one of the 9 divisions of jambu-dvīpa- (the country between the niṣadha- and hema-kūṭa- mountains;See varṣa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
himāhvan. Name of a varṣa- in jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
indram. one of the nine divisions of jambu-dvīpa- or the known continent View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
indradvīpam. one of the nine dvīpa-s or divisions of the known continent View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
jaladam. of a varṣa- in śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
jaladhāram. of a varṣa- in śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
jāmbudvīpakamfn. dwelling in jambū-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
jambudvīpaprajñaptif. "(mythical) geography of jambudvīpa-", Name of upāṅga- vi of the jaina- canon View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
jambūkhaṇḍavinirmāṇaparvann. "section on the extension of the jambu-dvīpa-", Name of View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
jyotiṣmatm. Name of a son (of manu- svāyambhuva- ;of manu- sāvarṇa-, 467;of priya-vrata- [king of kuśa-dvīpa-] ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kākam. Name of a dvīpa- or division of the world View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kālāmram. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kālayavanam. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kambalan. Name of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kapilam. of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kapilam. of the Brahmans in śālmala-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
karpūram. of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
karpūradvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kaśyapadvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- (varia lectio kāśyapa-dvīpa-). View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kāśyapadvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kaṭāham. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ketugaṇam. the dwarfish inhabitants of kuśa-dvīpa- (children of jaimini-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ketumālamn. one of the nine great divisions of the known world (the western portion or varṣa- of jambū-dvīpa-, called after ketu-māla-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
khyātif. Name of a river in krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kovidam. plural Name of the kṣatriya-s in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kramum. Name of a river in plakṣadvīpa- (varia lectio for kratu-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kratum. or f. (?) , Name of a river in plakṣa-dvīpa- (varia lectio kramu-) [ see a--, /adbhuta--, abh/i--,etc.; see also .] View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
krauñcam. Name of one of the dvīpa-s of the world (surrounded by the sea of curds) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
krauñcadvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- (See krauñca-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kṛṣṇam. plural Name of the śūdra-s in śālmala-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kṛṣṇadvaipāyanam. "black islander", Name of vyāsa- (compiler of the and of the purāṇa-s;so named because of his dark complexion and because he was brought forth by satyavatī- on a dvīpa- or island in the Ganges) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kṣeman. Name of one of the seven varṣa-s in jambū-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kṣemakan. Name of a varṣa- in plakṣa-dvīpa- ruled by kṣemaka- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kuhūf. Name of one of the seven rivers of plakṣa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kulakam. plural Name of the śūdra-s in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kumārīf. the most southerly of the nine portions of the known continent or of jambū-dvīpa- (the southern extremity of the peninsula, whence the modern name Cape Comorin [ kumārī-]) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kumārīf. the central part of the universe (according to Hindu geography, jambū-dvīpa- or India) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kumudam. of one of the smaller dvīpa-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kurum. plural Name of a people of India and of their country (situated near the country of the pañcāla-s;hence often connected with pañcāla- or pañcāla- [see kuru-pañc-below]: the uttara-kuravaḥ-,or uttarāḥ kuravaḥ-are the northern kuru-s, the most northerly of the four mahā-dvīpa-s or principal divisions of the known world [distinguished from the dakṣiṇāḥ kuravaḥ-or southern kuru-s ], by other systems regarded as one of the nine divisions or varṣa-s of the same;it was probably a country beyond the most northern range of the himālaya-, often described as a country of everlasting happiness[ etc.], and considered by some to be the ancient home of the Aryan race) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kuśam. one of the great dvīpa-s or divisions of the universe (surrounded by the sea of liquefied butter)
kuśadvīpam. Name of one of the seven large dvīpa-s or divisions of the universe View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kuśalam. Name of the Brahmans in kuśadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kuśeśayam. Name of a mountain in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
kuśodakāf. Name of dākṣāyaṇī- in kuśadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
lambanan. Name of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
lavaṇam. the sea of salt water (in one of the seven oceans which surround the dvīpa-s in concentric belts) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
lāvaṇam. Name of the salt sea which surrounds jambudvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
lohityam. of the blood sea near kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
madhukulyāf. Name of a river in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
madhurodakam. (scilicet samudra-) "the sea of sweet or fresh water", Name of the outermost of the seven great seas which encompass jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
magam. plural Name of a country in śākadvīpa- inhabited chiefly by Brahmans View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
māgadham. of the warrior-caste in śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
magasam. plural Name of the warrior caste in śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
magham. Name of a dvīpa- (sub voce, i.e. the word in the Sanskrit order) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mahiṣam. of a mountain in śālmaladvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mālam. of one of the 7 islands, of antara-dvīpa-; , of viṣṇu- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
malayam. of an upa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
malayadvīpan. Name of one of the 6 islands of anudvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mānasam. Name of the vaiśya-s in śākadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mandagam. (plural) of the śūdra-s in śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mandarahariṇam. Name of one of the 8 upadvīpa-s in jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mandeham. Name of the śūdra-s in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
maṅgam. plural Name of a country in śāka-dvīpa- inhabited chiefly by Brahmans (Bombay edition; see maga-and mṛga-). View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
manojavāf. of a river in krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mantramālāf. of a river in kuśadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
maśakam. Name of the district in śāka-dvīpa- inhabited by kṣatriya-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
matsyadvīpam. "fish-island", Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
merum. () Name of a fabulous mountain (regarded as the Olympus of Hindu mythology and said to form the central point of jambu-dvīpa-;all the planets revolve round it and it is compared to the cup or seed-vessel of a lotus, the leaves of which are formed by the different dvi1pa-s q.v;the river Ganges falls from heaven on its summit, and flows thence to the surrounding worlds in four streams;the regents of the four quarters of the compass occupy the corresponding faces of the mountain, the whole of which consists of gold and gems;its summit is the residence of brahmā-, and a place of meeting for the gods, ṛṣi-s, gandharva-s etc., when not regarded as a fabulous mountain, it appears to mean the highland of Tartary north of the himālaya-) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mitravindam. of a river in kuśadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
mṛgam. of the district in śāka-dvīpa- inhabited principally by Brahmans (B. maṅga-); of the Brahmans themselves (varia lectio maga-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
muktipuran. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nābham. of a son of śruta- and father of sindhudvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nābhiguptam. Name of a son of hiraṇya-retas- and of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- ruled by him View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nāgadvīpan. Name of a dvīpa- in jambū-khaṇḍa- or bhārata-varṣa- (see nāga-khaṇḍa-). View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
narapatim. Name of one of the 4 mythology kings of jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
nijadhṛtif. Name of a river in śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pāñcajanyam. Name of one of the 8 upa-dvīpa-s in jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pañcapadīName of a river in śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pāribhadran. Name of a varṣa- in śālmala-dvīpa- ruled by pāribhadra- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pataṃgamfn. (plural) Name of a caste in plakṣadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pavamānam. Name of a prince and the varṣa- in śāka-dvīpa- ruled by him View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pītam. of the vaiśya-s in śālmala-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
pīvaran. Name of a varṣa- in krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
plakṣadvīpam. n. Name of a dvīpa- (see ) . View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
puṇḍarīkam. of a river in krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
puṇḍarīkavatm. Name of a mountain in krauñcadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
puruṣam. Name of the Brahmans of krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
puṣkalam. of the military caste in kuśadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
puṣkaram. the regent of puṣkara-dvīpa- (below) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
puṣkaram. of a mountain in puṣkara-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
puṣkaram. of the inhabitants of kuśa-dvīpa- corresponding to Brahmans View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
puṣkaradvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- or great division of the earth View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
puṣpavatm. of a mountain in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ramaṇakam. of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
rāmaṇīyakam. or n. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
rasakulyāf. Name of a river in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ṛṣabham. plural the inhabitants of krauñca-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śākam. Name of a dvīpa- (the sixth of the seven dvīpa-s, called after the Teak tree growing there, surrounded by the sea of milk or white sea, and inhabited by the ṛta-vrata-s, satya-vrata-s, dāna-vrata-s, and anu-vrata-s) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śākabhavam. Name of a varṣa- in plakṣa-dvīpa-
śākadvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- (See above) . View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śākadvīpīyamf(ā-)n. belonging to śākadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śālmalam. Name of a dvīpa- (also -dvīpa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śālmalimf. one of the 7 dvīpa-s or great divisions of the known continent (so called from the above tree said to grow there;it is surrounded by the sea of ghee or clarified butter) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śālmalidvīpam. the śālmali-dvīpa- (See above) . View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saṃdarśanadvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śāṃtanavan. Name of the dvīpa- ruled by śāṃtanava- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śaṅkhadvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- (one of the 6 islands of anudvīpa-, which lie in the southern sea ) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śāntan. Name of a varṣa- in jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptadvīpamf(ā-)n. consisting of 7 dvīpa-s (the earth) etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptadvīpapatim. "lord of the 7 dvīpa-s" idem or 'm. the lord of the whole earth ' View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saptadvīpavatmfn. consisting of 7 dvīpa-s (the earth) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śaśam. Name of a part of jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sasaptadvīpamf(ā-)n. with the seven dvīpa-s (q.v)
satyāṅgam. plural Name of the śūdra-s in plakṣa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
satyavratam. plural Name of the kṣatriya-s in śāka-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saumanasyan. Name of a varṣa- in plakṣa-dvīpa- (ruled by saumanasya-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
saumyam. Name of a dvīpa- of the earth or of bharatavarṣa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śiśiran. Name of a varṣa- in plakṣa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sītāf. of the eastern branch of the four mythical branches of the heavenly Ganges (into which it is supposed to divide after falling on mount meru-;this branch is fabled to flow into the varṣa- or dvīpa- called bhadrāśva-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śivan. of a varṣa- in plakṣa-dvīpa- and in jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sneham. (plural) Name of the vaiśya-s in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śrutadharam. plural Name of the Brahmans in śālmaladvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
subhadran. of a varṣa- in plakṣadvīpa- ruled by su-bhadra- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sudarśanam. of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sudarśanadvīpan. jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
sukhadan. Name of a varṣa- in plakṣa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
surathan. Name of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śuṣminm. plural Name of a caste living in kuśa-dvīpa- (corresponding to the kṣatriya-s) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
svarṇaprastham. Name of an upadvīpa- in jambu-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
svarṇaśuktikāf. gold from suvarṇa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
śvetam. of one of the minor dvīpa-s or divisions of the world (see -dvīpa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
tāmrākum. Name of an upa-dvīpa- (see mra-dvīpa-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
tigmam. plural Name of the śūdra-s in (varia lectio tiṣya-) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
toyan. (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' f(ā-).) water etc. (yaṃ-kṛ-with genitive case,"to make offerings of water to the dead", ; f(ā-).Name of a river in śālmala-dvīpa- ;of another in India) . View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
tridivāf. of a river in the plakṣa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
ūrdhvāyanam. plural Name of the vaiśya-s in plakṣadvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vaiṇavan. of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vāmadevam. of a mountain in śālmala-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
varāham. of one of the 18 dvīpa-s View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
varāhadvīpaName of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vāruṇam. Name of a dvīpa- (See n.) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vasuṃdharam. plural Name of the vaiśya-s in śālmaladvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
veṇumaṇḍalan. Name of a varṣa- in kuśa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vīryadharam. plural "bearing strength", Name of the kṣatriya-s in plakṣa-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
viviṃśam. plural Name of a mythical caste in plakṣa-dvīpa- (corresponding to the vaiśya-s) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vratan. (with genitive case or in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound') Name of sāman-s ( also"month";season;year;fire;"= viṣṇu-";"Name of one of the seven islands of antara-dvīpa-") View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vṛṣadvīpam. Name of a dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
vyāsam. "arranger, compiler", Name of a celebrated mythical sage and author (often called veda-vyāsa- and regarded as the original compiler and arranger of the veda-s, vedānta-- sūtra-s etc.;he was the son of the sage parāśara- and satyavatī-, and half-brother of vicitra-vīrya- and bhīṣma-;he was also called vādarāyaṇa- or bādarāyaṇa-, and kṛṣṇa- from his dark complexion, and dvaipāyana- because he was brought forth by satyavatī- on a dvīpa- or island in the Jumna;when grown up he retired to the wilderness to lead the life of a hermit, but at his mother's request returned to become the husband of vicitra-vīrya-'s two childless widows, by whom he was the father of the blind dhṛta-rāṣṭra- and of pāṇḍu-; he was also the father of vidura- [ q.v ] by a slave girl, and of śuka-, the supposed narrator of the bhāgavata-- purāṇa-, he was also the supposed compiler of the mahā-bhārata-, the purāṇa-s, and other portions of Hindu sacred literature; but the name vyāsa- seems to have been given to any great typical compiler or author) see View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
yavayasam. Name of a son of idhmajihva- and (n.) of the varṣa- in plakṣa-dvīpa- ruled by him View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
yonīf. Name of a river in śālmala-dvīpa- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.








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