Abhikritvari, Abhikṛtvarī, Abhi-kritvari: 3 definitions

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Abhikritvari means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Abhikṛtvarī can be transliterated into English as Abhikrtvari or Abhikritvari, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Abhikritvari in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhikṛtvarī (अभिकृत्वरी):—[=abhi-kṛtvarī] [from abhi-kṛ] f. ‘producing (diseases)’, a female demon, [Atharva-veda ii, 8, 2.]

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

Abhikṛtvarī (अभिकृत्वरी):—[tatpurusha compound] f.

(-rī) (ved.) (Probably.) The super-natural power which produces diseases; in the Atharv.: apeyaṃ rātryucchatvapocchantvabhikṛtvarīḥ . vīrutkṣetriyanāśanyapa kṣetriyamucchatu. E. The irreg. fem. of an obsolete base abhikṛtvan (kṛ with abhi, kṛt aff. kvanip, āgama tuk), the final n changed to r and fem. aff. ṅīp.

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Abhikritvari 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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