विश्व

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit विश्व (víśva)

Adjective[edit]

विश्व (viśva? — Urdu spelling: وشوه

  1. all
  2. universal
  3. entire
  4. every
  5. whole

Noun[edit]

विश्व (viśvamUrdu spelling وشوه

  1. the world
  2. the Universe
  3. all of creation

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Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

विश्व (víśva)

  1. all, every, every one; whole, entire, universal
  2. all-pervading or all-containing, omnipresent

Usage notes[edit]

Declined as a pronoun, like सर्व (sarva); obsolete in late Vedic and Classical Sanskrit.

Noun[edit]

विश्व (víśvam

  1. name of the number "thirteen"
  2. (philosophy) the intellectual faculty or (accord. to some) the faculty which perceives individuality or the individual underlying the gross body (Vedanta)
  3. name of a class of gods, Vishve, with or scil. devas, "all the gods collectively" or "the All-gods"

Noun[edit]

विश्व (víśvaf

  1. the earth
  2. the whole world, universe (Atharvaveda etc.)
  3. dry ginger
  4. myrrh
  5. Piper longum, Indian long pepper
  6. Asparagus racemosus
  7. name of one of the tongues of Agni, MârkP
  8. a particular weight
  9. name of a daughter of Daksha
  10. name of a river (Bhagavata Purana)

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References[edit]

  • Monier-Williams [1]