Kritavirya, Kṛtavīrya, Krita-virya: 9 definitions



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Kritavirya has 7 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Kṛtavīrya can be transliterated into English as Krtavirya or Kritavirya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Kritavirya in Sanskrit glossary

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

Kṛtavīrya (कृतवीर्य):—(kṛta + vīrya)

1) adj. in Kraft stehend [Atharvavedasaṃhitā 17, 1, 27.] —

2) m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten, eines Sohnes des Kanaka (Dhanaka) und Vaters des Arjuna (vgl. kārtavīrya), [Mahābhārata 1, 226. 3768. 6802. 2, 319. 12, 1750. 13, 7190.] [Harivaṃśa 1850.] [Suśruta 1, 324, 9] (als Lehrer). [Viṣṇupurāṇa 417.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 23, 22. fg.] [Lassen’s Indische Alterthumskunde I, Anhang XXVII.]

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

Kṛtavīrya (कृतवीर्य):——

1) Adj. in Kraft stehend.

2) m. Nomen proprium verschiedener Männer.

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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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