abhva अभ्व

Definition: अभ्व a. 1 Huge, large (महत् Nir.). -2 Mighty strong or powerful. -3 monstrous, immense, terrible; आ यो नो अभ्व ईषते Rv.1.39.8. -भ्वम् Immense power, immensity. -2 Monstrosity, hugeness; (the great pervading principle of the universe; water; a cloud; embarrassed state, calamity; a monster; अरीरमत् पतयत् कच्चिदभ्वम् Rv.6.71.5; closeness; offspring, given by B. and R.)

Dictionary: Apte
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