From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia
By M. A. Alwar
Sometimes transliterated as: Ilvakah, IlvakAH, Ilvakaah
Refers to the five stars at the head of the mṛgaśīrṣa constellation.
Ilvakāḥ is a feminine form. It is compulsorily used in plural form.
- As per Orion, Bharata and Dvirūpakośa.
- Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu