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By M. A. Alwar
Sometimes transliterated as: Unavimsati, UnaviMZati, UUnavimshati
Ūnaviṃśati means one less than 20, that is number 19.
Ūnaviṃśati can be used in feminine form.
Textual ReferenceŪnaviṃśati has been mentioned in Amāvāsyā Prakaraṇa of Tithyāditattva:
“The cakes need to be placed in 19 orderly”.
- Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu