Krimibhojana, Kṛmibhojana, Krimi-bhojana: 9 definitions
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Krimibhojana has 7 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Kṛmibhojana can be transliterated into English as Krmibhojana or Krimibhojana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kṛmibhojana (कृमिभोजन):—(kṛmi + bho)
1) adj. dessen Speise Würmer bilden [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 26, 18.] [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 8, 217.] —
2) m. Name einer Hölle [Viṣṇupurāṇa 207.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 26, 7. 18.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
1) Adj. Würmer als Speise geniessend. —
2) m. eine best. Hölle.
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