Bahvric, Bahvṛc, Bahu-ric: 4 definitions
Bahvric 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 Bahvṛc can be transliterated into English as Bahvrc or Bahvric, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Bahvrich.
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Bahvṛc (बह्वृच्).—a. having many verses. (-f.) a term applied to the Ṛigveda.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bahvṛc (बह्वृच्).—f. (-hvṛk) The Rig-Veda. E. bahu many, ṛc a hymn or prayer.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Bahvṛc (बह्वृच्):—[=bahv-ṛc] [from bahv > bah] mfn. ‘many-versed’, containing many verses, [Siddhānta-kaumudī]
2) [v.s. ...] f. a Name of the Ṛgveda or of a Śākhā of the [Ṛg-veda; Colebrooke]
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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