Angaruha, Aṅgaruha, Anga-ruha: 5 definitions



Angaruha 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Aṅgaruha (अङ्गरुह).—[aṅge rohati; ruh-ka sa. ta. P.III.9.135.] hair; मम वर्णो मणिनिभो मृदून्य- ङ्गरुहाणि च (mama varṇo maṇinibho mṛdūnya- ṅgaruhāṇi ca) Rām.6.48.12. विहङ्गराजाङ्गरुहैरिवायतैः (vihaṅgarājāṅgaruhairivāyataiḥ) Śi.1.7.

Derivable forms: aṅgaruham (अङ्गरुहम्).

Aṅgaruha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aṅga and ruha (रुह).

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

Aṅgaruha (अङ्गरुह).—n.

(-haṃ) Hair of the body, wool. fleece, down. E. aṅga and ruha what rises on.

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

Aṅgaruha (अङ्गरुह).—[aṅga-ruh + a], n. Hair.

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

Aṅgaruha (अङ्गरुह):—[=aṅga-ruha] [from aṅga] mfn. ‘growing on the body’, hair, wool, down, etc.

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

Aṅgaruha (अङ्गरुह):—[tatpurusha compound] n.

(-ham) Hair of the body, wool, fleece, down. E. aṅga and ruha.

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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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