Abhidroha: 9 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhidroha (अभिद्रोह).—

1) Injuring, plotting against, harm, cruelty, oppression; स परत्रान्धकूपे तदभिद्रोहेण निपतति (sa paratrāndhakūpe tadabhidroheṇa nipatati) Bhāg. 5.26.17; Kirātārjunīya 11.21.

2) Abuse; censure. नामजातिग्रहं त्वेषामभिद्रोहेण कुर्वतः (nāmajātigrahaṃ tveṣāmabhidroheṇa kurvataḥ) Manusmṛti 8.271.

3) Sorrow, misery; संस्थायां यस्त्वभिद्रोहो दुःसहश्चेतनापहः (saṃsthāyāṃ yastvabhidroho duḥsahaścetanāpahaḥ) (yūyaṃ na jānītha) Bhāgavata 6.1.3.

Derivable forms: abhidrohaḥ (अभिद्रोहः).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhidroha (अभिद्रोह).—m.

(-haḥ) 1. Oppression, cruelty. 2. Abuse. E. abhi, and droha violence.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhidroha (अभिद्रोह).—i. e. abhi-druh + a, m. 1. Injury, [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 26, 20. 2. Contumely, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 271.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhidroha (अभिद्रोह).—[masculine] offence, wickedness.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhidroha (अभिद्रोह):—[=abhi-droha] [from abhi-druh] m. injuring, [Ṛg-veda; Manu-smṛti etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Goldstücker Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhidroha (अभिद्रोह):—[tatpurusha compound] m.

(-haḥ) 1) Offence, injury, oppression; (in the Ṛgv. verse yatkiṃ cedaṃ varuṇa daivye janebhidrohaṃ manuṣyā3ścarāmasi, Sāyaṇa explains abhidroham as if it were an adj. in the acc. of the neuter, referring to yadidam, viz. yadidaṃ kiṃcanābhidrohamapakārajātam; but it is more probable that it is an apposition to yadidam and that the combination is a poetical liberty).

2) Abuse, curse; e. g. Manu: nāmajātigrahaṃ tveṣāmabhidroheṇa kurvataḥ . niḥkṣepyoyomayaḥ śaṅkurjvalannāsye daśāṅgulaḥ (Kullūka: abhidroha ākrośaḥ). E. druh with abhi, kṛt aff. ghañ.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhidroha (अभिद्रोह):—[abhi-droha] (haḥ) 1. m. Oppression.

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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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