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33. ūrvaśī: a heavenly damsel. One who is born out of the thighs (of narayana). It is feminine. It is derived as ūru + Aś + Ac + ṅīp. See ūrvaśī.
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Ūrvaśī refers to a damsel in Indraloka (the world of Indra). She is the one who is born out of the thighs of nārāyana.  
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==Gender==
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Ūrvaśī is a feminine form.
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==Origin==
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Ūrvaśī can be split as ūru + Aś + Ac + ṅīp.
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==References==
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* Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu
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[[Category:Shabdakalpadrumah]]

Latest revision as of 06:54, 20 November 2014

By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Urvasi, UrvaZI, UUrvashi


Ūrvaśī refers to a damsel in Indraloka (the world of Indra). She is the one who is born out of the thighs of nārāyana.

Gender

Ūrvaśī is a feminine form.

Origin

Ūrvaśī can be split as ūru + Aś + Ac + ṅīp.


References

  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu