Abhiharana, Abhiharaṇa: 6 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhiharaṇa (अभिहरण).—

1) Bringing near, fetching; व्यादिदेश गणशोऽथ पार्श्वगान् कार्मुकाभिहरणाय मैथिलः (vyādideśa gaṇaśo'tha pārśvagān kārmukābhiharaṇāya maithilaḥ) R.11.43.

2) Robbing.

Derivable forms: abhiharaṇam (अभिहरणम्).

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

Abhiharaṇa (अभिहरण).—i. e. abhi-hṛ + ana, n. Conveying, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 11, 43.

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

Abhiharaṇa (अभिहरण):—[=abhi-haraṇa] [from abhi-hṛ] n. bringing or conveying near, [Mahābhārata; Raghuvaṃśa]

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

Abhiharaṇa (अभिहरण):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-ṇam) 1) Bringing, conveying, pre-senting; e. g. Raghuv.: vyādideśa gaṇaśotha pārśvagāṃkārmukābhiharaṇāya maithilaḥ; comp. also arghābhiharaṇa and abhihārya.

2) Robbing, stealing; comp. the following and abhihāra. E. hṛ with abhi, kṛt aff. lyuṭ.

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Abhiharana in German

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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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