Anusuya, Ānusūya: 3 definitions
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General definition (in Hinduism)Source: WikiPedia: Hinduism
Anusuya (अनुसूया): Sati Anusuya was wife of the sage Atri and mother of Dattatreya (दत्तात्रेय) who is considered by some Hindus (in western India) to be an incarnation of the Divine Trinity Brahma, Vishnu and Siva.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Ānusūya (आनुसूय).—a. (-yī f.) [अनुसूयया अत्रिपत्न्या दत्तं अण् (anusūyayā atripatnyā dattaṃ aṇ)] Coming from or given by Anusūyā; स्फुरत्प्रभामण्डलमानुसूर्यं सा बिभ्रती शाश्वतमङ्गरागम् (sphuratprabhāmaṇḍalamānusūryaṃ sā bibhratī śāśvatamaṅgarāgam) R.14.14.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Ānusūya (आनुसूय):—mfn. given by Anu-sūyā (Atri’s wife), [Raghuvaṃśa xiv, 14.]
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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