Shreya, Śrēya, Śreya: 5 definitions

Introduction:

Shreya means something in 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.

Shreya has 4 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit terms Śrēya and Śreya can be transliterated into English as Sreya or Shreya, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

Alternative spellings of this word include Srey.

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Sanskrit dictionary

[Deutsch Wörterbuch]

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

Śreya (श्रेय):—n. Name eines Sāman [Weber’s Indische Studien 3, 241],b.

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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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