Madri, Mādrī, Mādri, Madrī: 20 definitions


Madri means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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.

Madri has 19 English definitions available.

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Mādrī (माद्री):—f.

1) eine Prinzessin der Madra: a) Gattin Pāṇḍu’s und Mutter Sahadeva's und Nakula's [Mahābhārata 1, 2794. 3811. 3816. fgg. 4430. 2, 1163. 3, 11907. 15607.] [Harivaṃśa 3011. 4057.] [Kathāsaritsāgara 21, 21.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 437. 459.] pati = pāṇḍu [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 8, 13.] — b) Gattin Sahadeva's (vijayā mit Namen) [Mahābhārata 1, 3832.] — c) Gattin Kroṣṭu’s [Harivaṃśa 1906. fgg. 2040. fg.] — d) Gattin Kṛṣṇa’s [Harivaṃśa 9180.] [Viṣṇupurāṇa 578.] —

2) eine best. Pflanze, = ativiṣā [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma]

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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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