zAva 1 m. (prob. fr. 1. {zU} for {zvi} cf. {zizu}) the young of any animal (cf. {mRga-zAva}) MBh. Kav. &c. 3 zAva 2 mfn. (fr. {zava}) cadaverous , relating to a dead body , produced by or belonging to a corpse Gaut. Mn. MBh. &c. dead Hariv. of a cadaverous or dark yellowish colour , tawny W. n. defilement caused by contact with a corpse or the death of a relation Ma1rkP. [1068,3] 4 zAva 3 w.r. for {zyAva}.