Kratha, Krātha: 11 definitions


Kratha means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Jainism, Prakrit. 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.

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

Kratha (क्रथ):—und kratha (v. l. kutha) [Siddhāntakaumudī.230,a,4.] m. Nomen proprium eines zu den Yādava gehörenden Volksstammes, welcher auf Kratha, einen Sohn Vidarbha's und Bruder Kaiśika’s, zurückgeführt wird, [Lassen’s Indische Alterthumskunde I, 611.] [Anhang XXVIII.] [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 209.] sapāṇḍyakrathakaiśikān [Mahābhārata 2, 585.] īśvareṇa krathakaiśikānām [Raghuvaṃśa 5, 39. 61. 7, 29.] [Mālavikāgnimitra 77.] sg. als Personenname [Mahābhārata 1, 2697. 2, 1081.] [Harivaṃśa 1988. 5980. 6590. 6665.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 422.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 24, 1. 3.] — Nomen proprium eines Asura: krathastu rājanrājarṣiḥ kṣitau jajñe mahāsuraḥ .. pārvateya ini khyātaḥ kāñcanācalasaṃnibhaḥ . [Mahābhārata 1, 2665. fg.] [Harivaṃśa 2284. 12940. 14287.] — Vgl. krathana, krātha .

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Krātha (क्राथ):—m.

1) Tödtung, Mord [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 372.] Vgl. krath, krathana . —

2) Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [Mahābhārata 3, 489.] grahaṃ tu supuve yaṃ tu siṃhikārkendumardanam . sa krātha iti vikhyāto babhūva manujādhipaḥ .. [1, 2676.] ein Sohn Dhṛtarāṣṭra’s [3747.] Nomen proprium eines Nāga [16, 120.] eines Affen [3, 16287.] patron. von kratha [Harivaṃśa 4966. 5090. 6664.] Vgl. krathana .

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Kratha (क्रथ):—, krathakaiśikeśvara [Oxforder Handschriften 258,a,29.] — Nomen proprium eines Wesens im Gefolge Skanda's [Mahābhārata 9, 2572.]

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Krātha (क्राथ):—

2) Nomen proprium eines Wesens im Gefolge Skanda's [Mahābhārata 9, 2572.]

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

Kratha (क्रथ):—m. Nomen proprium —

1) Pl. eines Volkes (stets in Comp. mit kaiśika). kaiśikādhipati m. [Bālarāmāyaṇa 72,5.] —

2) eines Sohnes des Vidarbha und Urahnen der Kratha. —

3) eines Wesens im Gefolge Skanda's. —

4) eines Asur.

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Krātha (क्राथ):—m.

1) *Mord.

2) Patron. von kratha. —

3) Nomen proprium — a) eines Fürsten. — b) eines Sohnes des Dhṛtarāṣṭra. — c) eines Wesens im Gefolge Skanda's. — d) eines Schlangendämons. — e) eines Affen.

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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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