Dridhavrata, Dṛḍhavrata, Dridha-vrata: 14 definitions


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Dridhavrata has 12 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Dṛḍhavrata can be transliterated into English as Drdhavrata or Dridhavrata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Dṛḍhavrata (दृढव्रत):—(dṛ + vrata) adj. f. ā fest am Gelübde haltend, vom einmal gefassten Vorsatze nicht abstehend [Manu’s Gesetzbuch 11,81.] [Mahābhārata.3,2248.] [Sundopasundopākhyāna.1,10.] [Bhagavadgītā.7,28.] [Rāmāyaṇa.1,1,2.6,9,2.] [Vāyupurāṇa] in [Oxforder Handschriften 53,a,20.] [Sāhityadarpana 66.] fest auf Etwas (loc.) bestehend: tasyā haraṇe dṛḍhavrataḥ [Rāmāyaṇa 3, 52, 52.] bhartṛdṛḍhavratā treu ergeben dem Gatten [3, 12.] — Vgl. dhṛtavrata .

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Dṛḍhavrata (दृढव्रत):—adj. [DAŚAR. 2, 4.] = aṅgīkṛtanirvāhaka [Scholiast] — m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes [Kathāsaritsāgara 117, 125. fg.]

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

Dṛḍhavrata (दृढव्रत):——

1) Adj. (f. ā) fest am Gelübde haltend , vom einmal gefassten Vorsatze nicht abstehend , fest bestehend auf (Loc.) , treu ergeben Jmd (im Comp. vorangehend). —

2) m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes.

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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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