Shrenika, Śreṇika, Śreṇikā: 9 definitions

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Shrenika means something in Jainism, Prakrit, 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.

Shrenika has 8 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Śreṇika and Śreṇikā can be transliterated into English as Srenika or Shrenika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Śreṇika (श्रेणिक):—(von śreṇi)

1) m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten der Magadha, = bhambhāsāra (bimbisāra) [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 712.] [BURNOUF,] [?Intr. 165. Śatruṃjayamāhātmya 14, 100. WILSON, Sel. Works 1, 303. MACK. Coll. 1, 144. 146. 153. 157. 2, 97. 99. fg.] Vgl. śreṇya. —

2) f. = śyenikā ein best. Metrum: 4 Mal ¯ ˘ ¯ ˘ ¯ ˘ ¯ ˘ ¯ ˘ ¯ [Colebrooke 2, 160 (VI, 11).] — Vgl. upari.

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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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