Ūnaviṃśa

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By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Unavimsa, UnaviMZa, UUnavimsha


Ūnaviṃśa means one less than 20, that is number 19.

Gender

Ūnaviṃśa can be used in all the three genders.

Textual Reference

Ūnaviṃśa has been referred in the jyotistattvam as:
“The divisions of a day are eleven, nineteen and so on”.


References

  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu