Marica, Marīca, Mārīca, Mārica: 34 definitions

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Marica has 32 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Maricha.

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

Marica (मरिच):—

1) m. Pfefferstaude; n. Pfeffer [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 419.] [Halāyudha 2, 461.] maricodbhrāntahārīta [Raghuvaṃśa 4, 46] (mārīca ed. Calc.). kṣupa (marīca die neuere Ausg.) [Harivaṃśa 5367.] gulmāṃśca maricasya [Rāmāyaṇa 3, 39, 22.] sthālapathaṃ maricam [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 5, 1, 77, Vārttika von Kātyāyana. 3.] [Suśruta 1, 139, 3.] pippalīmaricaśṛṅgaverāṇi trikaṭukam [?142, 11. 145, 5. 161, 10. 217, 3. 231, 11. 2, 338, 17. Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 51, 15. Kathāsaritsāgara 13, 124. fgg. Sāhityadarpana 27, 18. Nalopākhyāna] = kakkolaka [Śabdakalpadruma]; vgl. mārīca . —

2) m. ein best. Baum, = maruva [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

3) m. Nomen proprium eines Mannes [Rājataraṅgiṇī 8, 401.] — Vgl. māricika .

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Marīca (मरीच):—

1) = marica [?1. Nalopākhyāna Amarakoṣa 2, 9, 36. Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 100.] kṣupa [Harivaṃśa 5367] (nach der Lesart der neueren Ausg.). —

2) m. Nomen proprium des Vaters des Kaśyapa [Oxforder Handschriften 56,b,1.] eines Sohnes des Sunda [Viṣṇupurāṇa 147,] [Nalopākhyāna 1]; fehlerhaft für mārīca .

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Mārica (मारिच):—(von marica) adj. aus Pfeffer gemacht: cūrṇa so v. a. gestossener Pfeffer [Harivaṃśa 8442.]

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Mārīca (मारीच):—

1) adj. zu Marīci in Beziehung stehend: upapurāṇa [Madhusūdanasarasvatī’s Prasthānabheda] in [Weber’s Indische Studien.1,18,20.] [Oxforder Handschriften.8,a,10.] —

2) m. a) ein Sohn Marīci’s [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 4, 1, 122,] [Scholiast] patron. des Kaśyapa [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 3, 141.] [Ṛgveda] [Anukramaṇikā] [Mahābhārata 7, 2445. 12, 7538. 13, 4124.] [Harivaṃśa 2319.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 31, 14.] [Śākuntala 100, 8. 108, 18. 109, 1.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 14, 7. 6, 18, 43. 8, 17, 18.] [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 79, 3.] — b) Nomen proprium eines Rākṣasa [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa k. 17.] [Mahābhārata 3, 11200. 16000. fgg.] [Harivaṃśa 218.] [Rāmāyaṇa 1, 1, 48. 3, 20] (ma gedr.). [22, 18. 26, 26. 27, 8. 3, 39, 40. 48, 2. 8.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 10, 5.] — c) ein königlicher Elephant, = yājakadvipa [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] = yājakagaja [Hārāvalī 49.] = rājahastin [Jaṭādhara im Śabdakalpadruma] yājakadvija Opferpriester in [Medinīkoṣa] wohl nur fehlerhaft für dvipa; yājakabrāhmaṇa [Śabdakalpadruma] nach ders. Aut. — d) eine best. Pflanze, = kakkola [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 3, 3, 77.] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa] —

3) f. a) Nomen proprium einer Göttin [Medinīkoṣa] der Mutter Śākyamuni’s [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 1, 1, 13] (= māyādevī Ind.). eine jinaśakti(?) [VYĀḌI] beim Schol. zu [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 233.] marīci [WILSON, Sel. Works 1, 13.] — b) Nomen proprium einer Apsaras (vgl. marīci [6.]) [VYĀḌI] beim Schol. zu [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 183.] —

4) n. a) ein Wald von Pfefferstauden (marīca) [Raghuvaṃśa ed. Calc. 4, 46.] — b) Titel eines Commentars zum Siddhāntaśiromaṇi [Colebrooke II, 454.] marīci [324.] mārīci [394. 396. fg.] — Vgl. marīca 2.

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

Marica (मरिच):——

1) m. — a) Pfefferstaude. Auch kṣuya. — b) *eine Art Ocimum. — c) *Strychnos potatorum [Rājan 11,200.] marīca v.l. — d) Nomen proprium eines Mannes. —

2) n. — a) Pfefferkorn. — b) * = kakkolaka ein best. wohlriechender Stoff.

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Marīca (मरीच):——

1) m. — a) Pfefferstaude. Auch kṣupa [Harivaṃśa 1,40,12.] — b) *Strychnos potatorum [Rājan 11,200.] marica v.l. — c) *Majoran [Rājan 10,157.] — d) Nomen proprium des Vaters des Kaśyapa und eines Sohnes des Sunda. —

2) n. Pfefferkorn [Āpastamba’s Dharmasūtra]

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Mārica (मारिच):—Adj. aus Pfeffer gemacht. cārṇa n. gestossener Pfeffer.

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Mārīca (मारीच):——

1) Adj. zu Marīci in Beziehung stehend.

2) m. — a) Patron. von Marīci. — b) *ein königlicher Elephant. — c) *ein best. Baum , = kakkola. — d) Nomen proprium eines Rākṣasa. —

3) f. ī Nomen proprium — a) *einer Göttin. — b) *einer Apsaras. — c) der Gattin Parajanya's [Wilson's Uebersetzung des Viṣṇupurāṇa 2,263.] — d) *der Mutter Śākyamuni's. —

4) n. — a) ein Wald von Pfefferstauden. — b) Titel eines Commentars.

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