Mahadruma, Mahādruma, Maha-druma: 11 definitions
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]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
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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The Linga Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 46 - Dvīpas and their Lords < [Section 1 - Uttarabhāga]
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter LVI - Enumeration of the names of princes of the continent of Plaksha, etc. < [Agastya Samhita]
The Brahmanda Purana (by G.V. Tagare)
Chapter 14 - The race of Priyavrata < [Section 2 - Anuṣaṅga-pāda]
Chapter 19 - Description of Plakṣa and other continents (dvīpa) < [Section 2 - Anuṣaṅga-pāda]
The Brahma Purana (by G. P. Bhatt)
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)
Chapter IV - Account of kings, divisions, mountains, rivers, and inhabitants of the other Dvipas < [Book II]
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Part 8: Birth-ceremonies presided over by Śakra < [Chapter II - Birth of Ajita and Sagara]
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