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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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]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
1) Adj. in Kraft stehend. —
2) m. Nomen proprium verschiedener Männer.
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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Full-text (+10): Kartavirya, Krtagni, Dhanaka, Bhanumati, Karttavirya, Kritavarman, Karttaviryya, Tara, Jayadhvaja, Kartaviryarjuna, Subhuma, Shurasena, Satyaki, Devaki, Dharmanetra, Akrura, Talajangha, Sarvabhauma, Yaduvamsha, Aniruddha.
Search found 16 books and stories containing Kritavirya, Kṛtavīrya, Krtavirya, Krita-virya, Kṛta-vīrya, Krta-virya; (plurals include: Kritaviryas, Kṛtavīryas, Krtaviryas, viryas, vīryas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Ramayana of Valmiki (by Hari Prasad Shastri)
Harivamsha Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter 33 - An Account of Haihayas and Kartavirya < [Book 1 - Harivamsa Parva]
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Part 4: Birth of Subhūma < [Chapter IV - Subhūmacakravartīcaritra]
Part 8: Future Cakrins < [Chapter VI]
Part 14: Draupadī and the Pāṇḍavas < [Chapter VI - Marriage of Kṛṣṇa with Rukmiṇī and others]
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section L < [Rajadharmanusasana Parva]
Section CLXXX < [Caitraratha Parva]
Section VIII < [Lokapala Sabhakhayana Parva]
The Matsya Purana (critical study) (by Kushal Kalita)
Part 2.1f - The Haihaya Dynasty < [Chapter 3 - Historical aspects in the Matsyapurāṇa]
Part 3 - Rasa (sentiment) in the Matsyapurāṇa < [Chapter 2 - Literary aspect of the Matsyapurāṇa]
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)