Prithugriva, Pṛthugrīva: 4 definitions
Prithugriva 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.
Prithugriva has 2 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Pṛthugrīva can be transliterated into English as Prthugriva or Prithugriva, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Pṛthugrīva (पृथुग्रीव):—(pṛthu + grīvā) m. Nomen proprium eines Rākṣasa (der Breitnackige) [Rāmāyaṇa 3, 29, 30.]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Pṛthugrīva (पृथुग्रीव):—m. Nomen proprium eines Rakṣas.
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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