Ilvakāḥ

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By M. A. Alwar


Sometimes transliterated as: Ilvakah, IlvakAH, Ilvakaah


Gender

Ilvakāḥ is a feminine form. It is compulsorily used in plural form.

Meaning

It is the five stars at the head of the mṛgaśīrṣa.[1]

Synonym

Ilvalāḥ


References

  1. As per Orion, Bharata and Dvirūpakośa.
  • Shabdakalpadrumah by Raja Radhakantdev, Varadaprasada Vasu, Haricarana Vasu