Arihimsaka, Arihiṃsaka, Ari-himsaka: 3 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Arihiṃsaka (अरिहिंसक).—destroyer of enemies; पूजार्हावरिसूदन (pūjārhāvarisūdana) Bhagavadgītā (Bombay) 2.4. हरिहयोऽरिह- योगविचक्षणः (harihayo'riha- yogavicakṣaṇaḥ) R.9.18.

Derivable forms: arihiṃsakaḥ (अरिहिंसकः).

Arihiṃsaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ari and hiṃsaka (हिंसक). See also (synonyms): arisūdana, arihan.

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

Arihiṃsaka (अरिहिंसक).—m.

(-kaḥ) An avenger. E. ari, and hiṃsaka who injures.

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

Arihiṃsaka (अरिहिंसक):—[ari-hiṃsaka] (kaḥ) 1. m. Avenger.

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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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