Rishiputra, Ṛṣiputra: 6 definitions


Rishiputra 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.

Rishiputra has 4 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Ṛṣiputra can be transliterated into English as Rsiputra or Rishiputra, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Ṛṣiputra (ऋषिपुत्र):—(ṛ + pu) m. Nomen proprium eines Autors [Weber’s Verzeichniss 240,] [Nalopākhyāna 249,] [Nalopākhyāna No. 854.]

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

Ṛṣiputra (ऋषिपुत्र):—m.

1) der Sohn eines Ṛṣi [57,30.58,1.] —

2) Bez. bestimmter Hymnendichter [Āryavidyāsudhākara 38,10.] —

3) Nomen proprium eines Autors.

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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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