Mrisha, Mṛṣā: 19 definitions


Mrisha means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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.

Mrisha has 17 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Mṛṣā can be transliterated into English as Mrsa or Mrisha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Mrasha.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Mṛṣā (मृषा):—

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Mṛṣā (मृषा):—, kṛtamṛṣā [Kathāsaritsāgara 124, 171] fehlerhaft für kṛtamiṣā (s. u. 2. miṣa).

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

Mṛṣā (मृषा):—Adv. —

1) umsonst , fruchtlos , vergebens.

2) irrig , falsch , unrichtig , nicht der Wahrheit gemäss , unwahr , lügnerisch , verstellter Weise. mṛṣaiva tat das ist nicht wahr ; varjanīyaṃ mṛṣā budaiḥ. Kluge müssen die Unwahrheit vermeiden ; mit man oder ([308,13]) für unwahr halten ; mit kar Etwas simuliren.

3) personificirt als Gattin Adharma's. — kṛtamṛṣā [Kathāsaritsāgara 124,171] fehlerhaft für kṛtamiṣā.

context information

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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