The god of the waters; the Indian Neptune. He is regarded as regent of the west, and lord of punishment, and is represented as riding on a sea monster, holding in his hand a snaky cord or noose with which to bind offenders, under water.

Origin: Skr. Varu.

(01 Mar 1998)

Varolius, Constantius, Varolius' sphincter, vartabed < Prev | Next > varus, vary, varying, vas

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums