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By Jit Majumdar

  1. lord/ master/ husband of the earth
  2. a king or an emperor
  3. another name for Śiva and Vişņu
  4. a viśvadeva (M. Bh.); a class of divine beings who accompanied the Manu Raivata (Mārk. Purāņa).