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- 1 vapra [ vapra ]
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.
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.