Dridhayu, Dṛḍhāyu: 7 definitions
Dridhayu means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.
Dridhayu has 5 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Dṛḍhāyu can be transliterated into English as Drdhayu or Dridhayu, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Dṛḍhāyu (दृढायु):—oder dṛḍhāyus (dṛḍha + āyu, āyus) m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [Mahābhārata 5, 86.] eines Sohnes des Purūravas von der Urvaśī [1, 3149.] [Harivaṃśa 1373. 1414.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 398,] [Nalopākhyāna 1.] Nomen proprium eines der 7 Weisen des Südens [Mahābhārata 13, 7666] (vgl. dṛḍhavya ). eines Sohnes des 3ten Manu Sāvarṇa [Harivaṃśa 480.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Dṛḍhāyu (दृढायु):—oder s m. Nomen proprium verschiedener Männer.
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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The Agni Purana (by N. Gangadharan)
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)