Merusavarna, Merusāvarṇa, Meru-savarna: 4 definitions


Merusavarna means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

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

Merusāvarṇa (मेरुसावर्ण):—[(meru + sā)] m. allgemeiner Name für die 4 letzten unter den [14] Manu [Harivaṃśa 411. 466] (wo mit der neueren Ausg. prathame merusāvarṇe zu lesen ist). sāvarṇi [Viṣṇupurāṇa 268,] [Nalopākhyāna 8.] Davon nom. abstr. sāvarṇitā (sāvarṇatā die neuere Ausg.) [Harivaṃśa 449.]

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

Merusāvarṇa (मेरुसावर्ण):—m. Bez. der 4 letzten unter den 14 Manu [Harivaṃśa 1,7,60.] Nom.abstr. f. [44.]

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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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