Barashi, Baraśī: 8 definitions
Barashi means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. 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 Baraśī can be transliterated into English as Barasi or Barashi, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Barsi.
General definition (in Hinduism)
Barāsī (बरासी) is found in the Kāṭhaka Saṃhitā and the Pañcaviṃśa Brāhmana denoting a garment of some kind.
Languages of India and abroad
baraśī (बरशी).—f (Better baracī) A sort of spear.
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bāraśī (बारशी) [or बारस, bārasa].—f (bārā) The twelfth day of either lunar half-month.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Barāsī (बरासी).—[feminine] a kind of garment.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Barāsī (बरासी):—f. a [particular] article of clothing or kind of woven cloth, [Maitrāyaṇī-saṃhitā; Brāhmaṇa; ???] (also spelt varāsi and varāśi).
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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.
Barasī (बरसी) [Also spelled barsi]:—(nf) the first death anniversary; the rites performed on the first death anniversary.
Bārasi (ಬಾರಸಿ):—[noun] the twelfth day from the a new-moon day or full-moon day.
Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.
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