Mahadruma, Mahādruma, Maha-druma: 11 definitions


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[«previous next»] — Mahadruma in Sanskrit glossary

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

Mahādruma (महाद्रुम):—[(ma + druma)] m.

1) ein grosser Baum [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 41, 22.] [Mahābhārata 6, 428.] [Harivaṃśa 12684.] [Spr. 921. 3528. 3758.] Ficus religiosa [Śabdacandrikā im Śabdakalpadruma] —

2) Nomen proprium eines Sohnes des Bhavya [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 53, 21.]

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

Mahādruma (महाद्रुम):——

1) m. — a) ein grosser Baum. — b) *Ficus religiosa. — c) Nomen proprium eines Sohnes des Bhavya. [Wilson's Uebersetzung des Viṣṇupurāṇa ,4,60.] —

2) n. Nomen proprium des von

1) c) beherrschten Varṣa [Wilson's Uebersetzung des Viṣṇupurāṇa ,4.60.]

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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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