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वप्र

vapra [ vapra ]


m. n. a rampart, earthwork, mound, hillock, mud wall, earth or bank raised as a wall or buttress or as the foundation of a building, MBh. Kāv. etc.

a high river-bank ( also nadī-v° ), any shore or bank, MBh. R. Kir

the slope or declivity of a hill, table-land on a mountain, Kir. Śiś.

a ditch, VarBṛS.

the gate of a fortified city, W.

the circumference of a sphere or globe, Gol.

a sown field, any field, Dharmaś.

dust, L.

= niṣkuṭa, vanaja, n., vājikā ( ? ) and pāṭīra, L.

the butting of an elephant or of a bull ( see -kriyā and -krīḍā )

m. a father, L. ( cf. 2. vaptri )

= prajā-pati, L.

N. of a Vyāsa, VP.

of a son of the 14th Manu, Hariv.

( ā ), f. a flat bank of earth, garden-bed ( vaprā-vat, ind. as in a level bank, i.e. as in levelling or arranging a place for the fire, Mahīdh. )

Rubia Munjista, L.

N. of the mother of the Arhat Nimi, L.

( ī ), f. a hillock, ant-hill ( cf. vamrī ), MW.

n. lead, L. ( cf. varáhra ).




vapra-kriyā [ vaprakriyA ]

( Ragh. ), the playful butting of an elephant or of a bull against a bank or mound of any kind.



vapra-krīḍā [ vaprakrIDA ]

( Megh. ), f. the playful butting of an elephant or of a bull against a bank or mound of any kind.



vapra-kṣetra-phala [ vaprakSetraphala ]

n. the circumference of a sphere or globe, Gol.



vapra-phala [ vapraphala ]

n. id., ib.



vaprâ`nata [ vaprAnata ]

mfn. bound or stooping to butt at a bank or wall, W.



vaprântar [ vaprAntar ]

ind. in or between banks or mounds, ib.



vaprâbhighāta [ vaprAbhighAta ]

m. butting at a bank or mound, Kir., Sch. ( cf. taṭâ`ghāta ).



vaprâmbhas [ vaprAmbhas ]

n. the water flowing along a bank, W.

°bhaḥ-sruti, f. the stream of water flowing along or issuing from a bank, a rivulet, MW.



vaprâvanī [ vaprAvanI ]

f. cultivated land, Dharmaś.