Shringarin, Śṛṅgārin: 6 definitions


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Shringarin has 5 English definitions available.

The Sanskrit term Śṛṅgārin can be transliterated into English as Srngarin or Shringarin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Śṛṅgārin (शृङ्गारिन्):—(von śṛṅgāra)

1) adj. a) geputzt, schön gekleidet [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 3, 3, 264. fg.] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha 3, 426.] [Medinīkoṣa Nalopākhyāna 214.] — b) verliebt [Medinīkoṣa] [Oxforder Handschriften 209], b, [No. 491.] [Scholiast] zu [kāvyādarśa 3, 121.] erotisch [DAŚAR. 3, 46.] —

2) m. a) Elephant [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa] [Hemacandra’s Anekārthasaṃgraha] [Medinīkoṣa] — b) der Betelnussbaum diess. — c) Rubin (māṇikya) [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

3) f. ṇī Geliebte, Gattin Inschr. in [Journ. of the Am. Or. S. 6, 506,] [Śloka 21.]

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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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