Suruci, Surucī: 9 definitions


Suruci means something in Buddhism, Pali, Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

Suruci has 8 English definitions available.

Alternative spellings of this word include Suruchi.

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

Suruci (सुरुचि):—1. f. Wohlgefallen, grosses Behagen an (loc.) [Spr. (II) 4521, v. l.]

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Suruci (सुरुचि):—2.

1) adj. strahlend, hell u. s. w. —

2) m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten der Gandharva [Harivaṃśa 388.] eines Yakṣa (nach dem Comm.) [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 12, 11, 39.] —

3) f. Nomen proprium einer Gattin Dhruva's und Mutter Uttama's [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 69,3.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa.4,8,8. fgg. 36.] [Oxforder Handschriften 69,b,7.]

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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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