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ikSvAku

ikSvAku [RV.] and {ikSvAku} [AV.] . m. N. of a man of a son of Manu Vaivasvata (father of Kukshi and first king of the solar dynasty in Ayodhya) ; a descendant of Ikshvaku (some Buddhists as well as the Jainas derive their Cakravartins and many of their Arhats from Ikshvaku) ; ({avas}) m. N. of a warrior-tribe descended from Ikshvaku VarBr2S. ; ({us}) f. a bitter gourd ; according to some , the Coloquintida (Citrillus Colocynthis) , the fruit of a wild species of Lagenaria Vulgaris
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