yavana यवन

Definition: m. Name of a caste (according to to "the legitimate son of a kṣatriya- and a vaiśyā-"or"an ugra- who is an elephant catcher") of a country (equals yavana-deśa-,sometimes applied to Ionia, Greece, Bactria, and more recently to Arabia)


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Literary Sources: Gaut., L., W.
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