Brihadratha, Bṛhadratha, Brihat-ratha: 14 definitions


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Brihadratha has 12 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Bṛhadratha can be transliterated into English as Brhadratha or Brihadratha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Bṛhadratha (बृहद्रथ):—1. (bṛhant + ratha) adj. einen gewaltigen Wagen habend [?(Sāyaṇa) Ṛgveda 5, 80, 2.]

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Bṛhadratha (बृहद्रथ):—2. (wie eben)

1) m. proparox. Nomen proprium eines Mannes [Ṛgveda 1, 36, 18. 10, 49, 6.] neben Kaśyapa (Kāśyapa ed. Bomb.), Aṅgiras, Varca und Prāṇa [Mahābhārata 3, 14164.] durch vāsiṣṭha vom Schol. in der ed. Bomb. erklärt. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [MaitrāyAṇyupaniṣad] [Colebrooke I, 78.] [Mahābhārata 1, 228. 2655. 7, 2281. 12, 1797.] von Māgadha [1, 2363.] bālhika [7001.] aṅga [12, 924. fgg. 981.] eines Fürsten der Videha und eines Sohnes des Devarāta [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 71, 6 (73, 5. 6 Gorresio).] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 13, 15.] des Vasu Uparicara [Harivaṃśa 1805. 1807. 6598.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 22, 5. 6.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 455.] des Tigma (Timi, Tigmātman) [462.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9,22,41.] [Oxforder Handschriften 40,b,19.] des Bhadraratha (Pṛthulākṣa) [Viṣṇupurāṇa 445.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 23, 10.] des Śaśadharman, eines Maurya, [Viṣṇupurāṇa 470.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 12, 1, 14.] [HALL] in der Einl. zu [Vāsavadattā 53.] Nach [Śabdakalpadruma] und [WILSON] m. Beiname Indra's; Opfergeräth (yajñapātra); ein best. Mantra; ein Theil des Sāmaveda. —

2) f. ā Nomen proprium eines Flusses [Harivaṃśa] [LANGL. I, 508.] — Vgl. bārhadratha, bārhadrathi .

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Bṛhadratha (बृहद्रथ):—1. , lies m. ein gewaltiger Held und vgl. 1. mahāratha 2).

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Bṛhadratha (बृहद्रथ):—2.

1) ein Maurya [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 12, 1, 14.]

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

Bṛhadratha (बृहद्रथ):—1. m. ein gewaltiger Held.

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Bṛhadratha (बृहद्रथ):—2. —

1) m. — a) Nomen proprium verschiedener Manner. — b) *Beiname Indra's. — c) *Opfergeräth. — d) *ein best. Mantra. — e) *ein Theil des Sāmaveda.

2) f. bṛhadrathā Nomen proprium eines Flusses [Harivaṃśa 9507.]

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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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