Bhartrihari, Bhartṛhari, Bharthari, Bhartri-hari: 15 definitions


Bhartrihari means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Bhartrihari has 13 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Bhartṛhari can be transliterated into English as Bhartrhari or Bhartrihari, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Bhartṛhari (भर्तृहरि):—[(bhartar + hari)] m. Nomen proprium eines Bruders des Königs Vikramāditya, dem die Autorschaft dreier Śataka [?(ŚṚṄGĀRA-śeṣa (s. II.)., NĪTI-śeṣa (s. II.).] und Vairāgya-Ś.), grammatischer Kārikā, des Vākyapadīya und von Einigen auch des Bhaṭṭikāvya zugeschrieben wird, [Lassen’s Indische Alterthumskunde] [?II,803. 1161. fgg. Trikāṇḍaśeṣa.2,7,26. Oxforder Handschriften 161,b,8. 160,b,8. 160,b,3. 175,b (No. 398). 177,b,8. 239,a,9. Sāhityadarpana 32,3. WASSILYEW 54.] — Vgl. bhartṛhema und hari .

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Bhartṛhari (भर्तृहरि):—[SARVADARŚANAS. 143, 12.] — Vgl. hari .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Bhartṛhari (भर्तृहरि):—m. Nomen proprium eines Dichters und Grammatikers.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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