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himavant

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Meaning:“Himalaya [mountain]”
Semantic field:toponym
Word class:noun
Language:TA
Equivalent in other languages:Skt. himavant-
Lexeme variants:himavant
 
Number:singular
Case:nominative; accusative
Gender:masculine

Paradigm

sg pl du
nom himavant
voc
acc himavant
gen
loc
comit
inst
abl
perl
all
caus

Lexeme family

Commentary

Always connected with ṣul ‘mountain’; maybe regarded as indeclinable adjective.

Occurrences

himavant

1A 4 b3hib4mavantṣulaṃ nu vacramukhe wäl
2A 12 a2tmäṣ cem ālam wcanis amokäntu yneś kärsnātsi käryatsumäṣ es lyukrā särki ymāṃ hi(mava)a3ntṣulis ālakäñcaṃ lyutanaṃ yeṣ
3A 77 b3himavantṣulyiṃ kälymeyac spā – – – –
4A 144 a4ṣyak ·e – – – – ··ṃkuräṣhima(vant)ṣulac kälk ॥ a5
5A 144 b4n· – – te yatārhimavantṣul – – ॥ tmäṣ
6A 144 b5naṣ nu näṣ tāpärkhimavantṣulac – kapilavās(tu) b6
7A 200 a5a5m· praṣtaṃ camhimavantṣu /// a6– – – –
8A 318 and 319 b1; wäry{ā/o} (ṣul)y(iṃ) ;himavant; cäñcär käln{a/ä}ṣ :
9A 318 and 319 b3wäṣpā nu ñäkciṃ ṣuläṣ(himava)ntṣul (kuya)lte kinnares vidyādha(res) ///
10A 379 b1ñäkci – akyo ;hi(ma)vant(ṣu)l(aṃ) ; kapśañi ///
11A 394 b4himavant(ṣu)lis posac ālakäṃ
12YQ I.8 b4naṣhimavantṣulis kälymeb5(yaṃ) ///