Dhrauvya: 12 definitions


Dhrauvya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit. 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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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Dhrauvya (ध्रौव्य):—(von dhruva)

1) n. a) das Verharren am Orte, Unbeweglichkeit, ununterbrochene Ruhe [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 3, 4, 76.] [Vopadeva’s Grammatik 26, 130.] — b) Dauer: dhrauvye daśarātrāvarārdhe [Śāṅkhāyana’s Śrautasūtrāṇi 2, 16, 1.] Dauerhaftigkeit [Kauśika’s Sūtra zum Atuarvaveda 59.] — c) Gewissheit, Nothwendigkeit: phalaprāpti [] zu [Bṛhadāranyakopaniṣad Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 248. 249.] —

2) adj. (wohl vom vorhergehenden n.) Beständigkeit —, Dauer verleihend [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 4, 12, 44.]

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Dhrauvya (ध्रौव्य):—

1) c) [SARVADARŚANAS. 26, 1.]

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

Dhrauvya (ध्रौव्य):——

1) Adj. Beständigkeit — , Dauer verleihend.

2) n. — a) das Verharren am Orte , Unbeweglichkeit , ununterbrochene Ruhe. — b) Dauer , Dauerhaftigkeit. — c) Gewissheit , Nothwendigkeit.

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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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