Saptarshi, Saptarishi, Saptarṣi, Saptaṛṣi, Saptariṣi: 14 definitions


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Saptarshi has 14 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Saptarṣi and Saptaṛṣi and Saptariṣi can be transliterated into English as Saptarsi or Saptarshi or Saptarishi or Saptarisi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Saptarshi in Sanskrit glossary

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

Saptaṛṣi (सप्तऋषि):—m. pl. = saptarṣi [Siddhāntakaumudī] zu [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher.6,1,128.] [Weber’s Indische Studien.3,459.] Verfasser von [Ṛgveda 9, 107.]

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Saptarṣi (सप्तर्षि):—s. u. ṛṣi

1) c). Hinzugefügt kann werden: saptarṣayaḥ sadārāḥ [Varāhamihira’s Bṛhajjātaka S. 48, 61.] saptarṣīṇāṃ matam [86, 3.] cāra [2, S. 6, Z. 4 v. u.] carita [Rāmāyaṇa 4, 44, 39.] bali [Kumārasaṃbhava 5, 37.] mata (Titel eines Werkes) [Oxforder Handschriften 279,b,37.] saṃvāda 5, b, 18. fg. loka [Weber’s Verzeichniss 146], a (18). smṛti [Weber’s Indische Studien 1, 467.] smṛtisaṃgraha [MACK. Coll. 1, 23.] stotra [140.] pūtā dik so v. a. Norden [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 15, Scholiast]

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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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