Apte

sevanam [sēvanam], [siv-sev-lyuT]

The act of serving, service, attendance upon, worship; pAtrIkRtAtmA gurusevanena R.18.3; Pt.1.11.

Following, practising, employing; indriyANAM prasaGgena dharmasyAsevanena ca | pApAn saMyAnti saMsArAnavadvAMso narAdhamAH || Ms.12.52.

Using, enjoying.

Enjoying carnally; yat karotyekaMrAtreNa vRSalIsevanAd dvijaH Ms.11.178.

Devotion to, fondness for.

Frequenting, dwelling in.

Binding, fastening.

Sewing, stitching.

A sack.