Angadhipa, Aṅgādhipa, Anga-adhipa: 2 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aṅgādhipa (अङ्गाधिप).—

1) lord of the Aṅgas, Name of Karṇa (cf. °rājaḥ, °patiḥ, °īśvaraḥ, °adhīśvaraḥ).

2) 'lord of a लग्न (lagna)', the planet presiding over it; (aṅgādhipe balini sarvavibhūtisampat; aṅgādhīśaḥ svagehe budhagurukavibhiḥ saṃyuto vīkṣito vā Jyotiṣa).

Derivable forms: aṅgādhipaḥ (अङ्गाधिपः).

Aṅgādhipa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aṅga and adhipa (अधिप). See also (synonyms): aṅgādhīśa.

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

Aṅgādhipa (अङ्गाधिप).—m.

(-paḥ) A name of Karna, king of Anga. See karṇa E. aṅga the country, adhipa a ruler.

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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. 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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