Anusri, Anusṛ: 4 definitions


Anusri 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 Anusṛ can be transliterated into English as Anusr or Anusri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Anusṛ (अनुसृ).—1 P.

1) To follow (in all senses); go after, attend, pursue; to practise, observe; betake oneself to; पूर्वोद्दिष्टामनुसर पुरीम् (pūrvoddiṣṭāmanusara purīm) Meghadūta 3 go to; उदीचिं दिशं अनुसरेस्तिर्यगाया- मशोभी (udīciṃ diśaṃ anusarestiryagāyā- maśobhī) 59.

2) To go over or through. -Caus.

1) To lead forward; वायुरनुसारयतीव माम् (vāyuranusārayatīva mām) Rām.

2) To cause to pursue, follow.

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

Anusṛ (अनुसृ).—flow or run towards, go along or after, follow, conform one’s self to ([accusative]). [Causative] bid follow, pursue.

Anusṛ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms anu and sṛ (सृ).

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

Anusṛ (अनुसृ):—[=anu-√sṛ] to go after:—[Causal] [Parasmaipada] -sārayati, to pursue.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Anusṛ (अनुसृ) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Aṇusara.

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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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