रवि

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See also: रव

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit रवि (ravi).

Noun[edit]

रवि (ravim (Urdu spelling روی)

  1. (astronomy) sun

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Sanskrit[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Armenian արեւ (arew).

Noun[edit]

रवि (ravim

  1. (accord. to Uṇ. iv, 138 Sch. fr. √1. रु) a partic. form of the sun (sometimes regarded as one of the 12 आदित्यs ; hence रवि is also a N. of the number ‘twelve’) Var. Hariv. &c.
  2. the sun (in general) or the sun-god, Mn. MBh. &c.
  3. = रविदिन, Sunday Inscr.
  4. Calotropis gigantea L.
  5. a mountain L.
  6. N. of a सौवीरक MBh.
  7. N. of a son of धृत-राष्ट्र ib.
  8. N. of the author of a Comm. on the काव्य-प्रकाश Cat.
  9. N. of the author of the होराप्रकाश ib.
  10. the right canal for the passage of the vital air (?) W.

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References[edit]

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams (1898) A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, page 0869