sun father 1 realization
NEW Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Telugu
Lexeme savita
Meaning 1 sun The form also: Savita or savitr̥ḍu
Meaning 2 father
Reference Brown Telugu dictionary: 1322
Comment The other dictionary (Gwynn) doesn't point this meaning. Borrowed from sanskrit: savitṛ a m. a "stimulator, rouser, vivifier", savitrī "sun deity" (MW 1190). But in Sanskrit no meaning "father", only savitrī "mother".