Gridhrakuta, Gṛdhrakuṭa, Gṛdhrakūṭa, Gridhra-kuta: 7 definitions


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Gridhrakuta has 6 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Gṛdhrakuṭa and Gṛdhrakūṭa can be transliterated into English as Grdhrakuta or Gridhrakuta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Gṛdhrakūṭa (गृध्रकूट):—(gṛdhra Geier + kūṭa Kuppe) m. Nomen proprium eines Berges in der Nähe von Rājagṛha [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 102.] [Mahābhārata 12, 1797.] [Hitopadeśa 18, 6.] [Burnouf 529.] [Lot. de Lassen’s Anthologie b. l. 1. 150. 256. 287.] [Rgva tch’er rol pa 415.] [Hiouen-Thsang] [?1, 346. Lebensbeschreibung Śākyamuni’s Lebensb. 257 (27).]

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

Gṛdhrakūṭa (गृध्रकूट):—m. Nomen proprium eines Berges.

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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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