Bhurja, Bhūrja: 15 definitions


Bhurja means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi, Hindi, biology. 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.

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

Bhūrja (भूर्ज):—m. eine Art Birke (deren Rinde als Schreibmaterial benutzt wurde) [Amarakoṣa 2, 4, 2, 26.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1144.] [Kāṭhaka-Recension 36, 6.] [Suśruta 1, 138, 3. 2, 14, 12.] [Raghuvaṃśa 4, 73.] bhūrjagato yamakṣaravinyāsaḥ [Vikramorvaśī 25, 20.] [Kumārasaṃbhava 1, 7.] [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 51, 14.] [Rājataraṅgiṇī 2, 165.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 4, 6, 17.] [PAÑCAR. 4, 5, 38.] [Spr. 1259.] bhūrjaḥ paropakṛtaye nijakavacakartanaṃ sahate [?2063. Oxforder Handschriften 98,a,1. ALBYROUNY bei Mémoire géographique, Mém. sur l'Inde 305.]

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

Bhūrja (भूर्ज):—m.

1) Betula Bhojpatra (deren Rinde als Schreibmaterial benutzt wird) [Rājan 9,116.] n. ein aus Birkenrinde zum Schreiben zugerichtetes Blatt [Kāraṇḍavyūha 28,23.69,15.] —

2) Schriftstück , Urkunde [Lokaprakāśa (jolly) 2.]

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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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