Arimdama, Ariṃdama: 7 definitions



Arimdama 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.

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

Source: Vedic index of Names and Subjects

Ariṃdama (अरिंदम) refers to “tamer of foes”.—Sanaśruta (‘famed of old’) Ariṃdama (‘tamer of foes’) is mentioned as a Mahārāja in the Aitareya Brāhmaṇa (vii. 34, 9).

Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ariṃdama (अरिंदम).—a. [arīn dāmyati damayati vā; khac mumāgamaśca] Subduer of enemies, victorious, conquering.

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

Ariṃdama (अरिंदम).—i. e. ari + m -dam + a, adj. Victorious, Chr. 21, 14; 31, 13.

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

Ariṃdama (अरिंदम).—[masculine] tamer of enemies.

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

1) Ariṃdama (अरिंदम):—[=a-ri-ṃ-dama] [from a-ri] mfn. ([Pāṇini 3-2, 46 [Scholiast or Commentator]]) foe-conquering, victorious, Name etc.

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of Śiva

3) [v.s. ...] of the father of Sanaśruta, [Aitareya-brāhmaṇa]

4) [v.s. ...] of a Muni, [Kathāsaritsāgara]

context information

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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