जीवा a. [जीव्-अच्] 1 Water. -2 The earth. -3 A bow-string; मुहुर्जीवाघोषैर्बधिरयति Mv.6.3. -4 The chord of an arc. -5 Means of living. -6 The tinkling of metallic ornaments. -7 N. of a plant (वचा). -8 Life, existence.
जीवातु m., n. 1 Food. -2 Life, existence (fig. also); स खलु प्राज्ञजीवातुः सर्वशास्त्रविशारदः J. N. V. -3 Restoration to life, revival; रे हस्त दक्षिण मृतस्य शिशोर्द्विजस्य जीवातवे बिसृज शूद्रमुनौ कृपाणम् U.2.1. -4 Medicine for restoring life.
noun (feminine) (in geom. jyā) the chord of an arc (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
a bow-string (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
life (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a particular formula (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of a plant (jīvantī or vacā ) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the earth (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the sine of an arc (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the tinkling of ornaments (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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