Harishena, Hariṣeṇa, Harisena: 11 definitions


Harishena means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit, the history of ancient India. 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.

Harishena has 10 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Hariṣeṇa can be transliterated into English as Harisena or Harishena, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Harishena in Sanskrit glossary

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

Hariṣeṇa (हरिषेण):—(hari + senā) gaṇa suṣāmādi zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 8, 3, 98.] Schol. zu [99]. Nomen proprium des 10ten Cakravartin in Bhārata [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 694.] harisena [Lassen’s Indische Alterthumskunde 2, 940.] — Vgl. hāriṣeṇi, ṣeṇya .

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Harisena (हरिसेन):—s. hariṣeṇa .

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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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