Translations into Sanskrit:
- द्वीप( n)each of main land-masses on earth's surfaceeach of main land-masses on earth's surface
A protuberance of the Earth's crustal shell, with an area of several million square miles and sufficient elevation so that much of it above sea level.
(obsolete in general sense) A large contiguous landmass considered independent of its islands, peninsulas etc. See the Continent.
(obsolete) Land (as opposed to the water).
Each of the main continuous land-masses on the earth's surface, now generally redarded as seven in number, including their related islands, continental shelfs etc.