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लव

See also:  लंव , लवं
 पु. ज्वालारस

A Sanskrit English Dictionary | sa  en |   | 
लव  m. am. (√ 1.लू) the act of cutting, reaping (of corn), mowing, plucking or gathering (of flowers &c.), दस्, [Nalôd.]
that which is cut or shorn off, a shorn fleece, wool, hair, [Mn.]; [Ragh.]
अम्  n. anything cut off, a section, fragment, piece, particle, bit, little piece (ind. a little; लवम् अपि, even a little), [MBh.]; [Kāv.] &c. (cf.पदाति-ल्°)
a minute division of time, the 60th of a twinkling, half a second, a moment (accord. to others 1/4000 or 1/5400 or 1/20250 of a मुहूर्त), ib.
(in astron.) a degree, [Gol.]
(in alg.) the numerator of a fraction, [Col.]
the space of 2 काष्ठाs, [L.]
loss, destruction, [L.]
लल   sport, [L.] (cf.)
Perdix Chinensis, [W.]
कुशी-लव   N. of a son of रामचन्द्र and सीता (he and his twin-brother कुश were brought up by the sage वाल्मीकि and taught by him to repeat his रामायण at assemblies; cf.), [R.]; [Ragh.]; [Uttarar.]; [Pur.]
See also: कुशी - लव
of a king of कश्मीर (father of कुश), [Rājat.]
लव  n. n. (only [L.]) nutmeg
cloves
the root of Andropogon Muricatus
 m. a little (cf.m.).
लव   b &c. See p.898, cols. 2, 3.

लवः [lavḥ]   [ल्-अप्]
Plucking, mowing.
Reaping, gathering (of corn).
A section, piece, fragment, bit; कुशमुष्टिमुपादाय लवं चैव तु स द्विजः [Rām.7.66.6.]
A particle, drop, small quantity; a little; oft. at the end of comp. in this sense; जललवमुचः [Me.21,72;] आचामति स्वेदलवान् मुखे ते [R.13.2;6.57;16.66;] अश्रु˚ 15.97; अमृत˚ [Ki.5.44;] भ्रूक्षेपलक्ष्मीलवक्रीते दास इव [Gīt.11;] so तृण˚, अपराध˚, ज्ञान˚, सुख˚, धन˚ &c. &c.
Wool, hair; धान्ये सदे लवे वाह्ये नातिक्रामति पञ्चताम् [Ms.8.151.]
Sport.
A minute division of time (= the sixth part of a twinkling); त्वं मुहूर्तस्तिथिस्त्वं च त्वं लवस्त्वं पुनः क्षणः [Mb.1.25.14.]
The numerator of a fraction.
A degree (in astr.).
Loss, destruction.
 N. N. of a son of Rāma, one of the twins, the other being Kuśa q. v. He with his brother was brought up by the sage Vālmīki, and they were taught by the poet to repeat his Rāmāyaṇa at assemblies &c.; (the derivation of his name, is given as स तौ कुशलवोन्मृष्टगर्भक्लेदौ तदाख्यया । कविः कुशलवावेव चकार किल नामतः ॥ [R.15.32]).
A kind of quail.
वम् Cloves.
Nutmeg.
-वम्   ind. A little; लवमपि लवङ्गे न रमते [Sar. K.1.] -Comp.
-अपवाहः   (in alg.) subtraction of tractions.
-इप्सु a.  a. wishing to cut or reap.

Shabda-Sagara | sa  en |   | 
लव  m.  (-वः)
1. Cutting.
2. Loss, destruction.
3. Reaping.
4. Small, little; (according to some authorities, this when used attributively changes its gender, making लवः-लवा-लवं; according to others it is invariably masc.)
5. Smallness, littleness.
6. A minute division of time, the sixtieth part of the twinkling of an eye.
7. A larger division of time, two Kāshṭhas or 36 twinkling of the eye, or about (1/2) a second.
8. One of the twin sons of RĀMACHANDRA, by ŚITĀ, born after she had been abandoned by her husband and brought up at the hermitage of VĀLMĪKI
9. A kind of quail.
10. Hair, wool, &c.; that which is cut or shorn from domestic ani- mals.
11. (In arithmetic,) The numerator of a fraction.
12. A de- gree, (in astronomy.)
13. Sport.
14. Plucking. mowing.
15. A sec- tion, a fragment.
 n.  (-वं)
1. The nutmeg.
2. Cloves.
E. लू to cut, aff. अप् .
See also: लू - अप् .

भूशास्त्र  | en  mr |   | 
 पु. लाव्हा

A dictionary, Marathi and English | mr  en |   | 
. To talk much and rapidly.
lava m The name of a tree and its fruit.
lava m S A particle. 2 In astrology &c. A portion or part. 3 The numerator of a fraction.

पुन . एक वृक्ष व त्याचें फळ .
पु .
 स्त्री. १ ( दाढी , मिशी , डोकें इ० ठिकाणीं असणार्‍या राठ केसावांचून ) पाठ , पोट , हात , पाय इ० अवयवांवरील बारीक , मऊ केस ; अंगावरील केस . २ प्राण्यांच्या कातडीवरील मऊ केस ; लोंकर . ३ खरार्‍यानें निघालेले घोडयाच्या अंगावरचे केस व मळ [ सं . लोभ = लव ]
अणु ; सूक्ष्म अंश .
( फलज्यो . ) अंश ; भाग .
अपूर्णांकाचा अंश ( वरचा भाग ).
तुकडा . शरधारी रिपूगणाचे लव । करिन ऐसे जाणावे । - जै २९ . १३ .
छत्तीस निमिषांइतका काळ . निमिष निमिषार्ध त्रुटि लव क्षण । - एभा २ . ७५५ .
क्षण . - वि . थोडा अत्यल्प . प्रभुची दे न भीति लवलीला । - मोभीष्म ४ . ४० . [ सं . ]
०क वि.  किंचित
०लेश  पु. किंचित अंश , कण . घरांत तुपाच लवलेश नाही . [ सं . ]

लव n.  राम दाशरथि राजा के दो पुत्रों में से कनिष्ठ पुत्र (कुशलव, एवं राम दाशरथि देखिये) ।

Puranic Encyclopaedia  | en  en |   | 
lava   A son of Sītā. (See under Kuśa II for more details).

Aryabhushan School Dictionary | mr  en |   | 
 f  The hair of the body, down. Wool.

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