Ghora, Ghorā, Ghoradarshana: 34 definitions


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

Ghora (घोर):—

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Ghora (घोर):—

2) b) pl. als Ṛṣi [Kāṭhaka-Recension AŚV. 1, 1.] —

4) b) yāni kāni ca ghorāṇi sarvāṅgeṣu tavābhavan [Weber’s Indische Studien 5, 370.] — f) Bez. eines best. mythischen Geschosses [Mahābhārata 5, 3491.] —

5) f. ī (!) Nomen proprium eines Wesens im Gefolge der Durgā [WILSON, Sel. Works 2, 39.] — Vgl. mahā .

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Ghora (घोर):—

1) b) ghorātighoraṃ narakaṃ nayanti [Spr. (II) 2993.]

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

Ghora (घोर):——

1) Adj. (f. ā) — a) scheueinflössend , ehrfurchtgebietend , hehr. — b) grausig , furchtbar , — c) schrecklich , furchtbar , überaus heftig (Schmerzen , Krankheiten u.s.w.). —

2) *Adv. ghoram ( pūjane). —

3) m. — a) *Beiname Śiva's. — b) Nomen proprium verschiedener Männer. —

4) f. ghorā — a) *Nacht. — b) *eine best. Cucurbitacee. — c) eine der sieben Stationen Mercurs.

5) f. ghorī(!) Nomen proprium eines Wesens im Gefolge der Durgā. —

6) n. — a) ehrfurchtgebietendes Wesen. — b) das Grausige , Schaurige , Schrecken. — c) Zauberwerk , Zauberspruch. — d) ein best. mythisches Geschoss. — e) *Gift. [Rājan 6,224] — f) *Safran.

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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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