m.Name of an ancient king of a particular district in India, (the pāṇḍava-s being obliged to live in concealment during the thirteenth year of their exile, journeyed to the court of this king and entered his service in various disguises) etc.
विराटः 1 N. of a district in India. -2 N. of a king of the Matsyas. The Pāṇḍavas lived incognito in the service of this king for one year, (the thirteenth of their exile) having assumed different disguises. His daughter Uttarā was married to Abhimanyu and was mother of Parīkṣit who succeeded Yudhiṣṭhira to the throne of Hastināpura. -Comp. -जः a sort of inferior diamond. -पर्वन् n. the fourth book of the Mahābhārata.
noun (masculine) name of an ancient king of a particular district in India (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of Buddha (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
name of one of the midland or northwest districts of India (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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