Bhamin, Bhāmin: 8 definitions



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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhāmin (भामिन्).—a.

1) Passionate, angry.

2) Shining.

3) Handsome, beautiful.

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

Bhāmin (भामिन्).—mfn. (-mī-minī-mi) Angry, passionate. f. (-nī) A passionate woman. E. bhāma passion, ini aff.

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

Bhāmin (भामिन्).—i. e. bhāma + in, I. adj., f. , Passionate, [Raghuvaṃśa, (ed. Stenzler.)] 8, 28. Ii. f. , A passionate woman, often used, as a term of endearment, in the same sense as māninī.

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

Bhāmin (भामिन्).—[adjective] shining, beaming, beautiful, fair; [feminine] bhāminī [adjective] beautiful or an angry woman.

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

1) Bhāmin (भामिन्):—[from bhā] 1. bhāmin mfn. (for 2. See p. 752, col. 3) shining, radiant, splendid, beautiful, [Ṛg-veda] etc. etc.

2) [from bhām] 2. bhāmin mfn. (for 1. See p. 751, col. 1) passionate, angry

3) [v.s. ...] f. an angry or passionate woman, vixen (often used as a term of endearment = caṇḍī, māninī, and not always separable from 1. bhāminī), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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

Bhāmin (भामिन्):—[(mī-minī-mi) a.] Angry. f. A passionate woman, a vixen.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Bhāmin (भामिन्):—1. (von 1. bhāma)

1) adj. scheinend, glänzend [Yāska’s Nirukta 14, 25.] kāgnaye devajuṣṭocyate bhā.ine.gīḥ [Ṛgveda 1, 77. 1.] ko a.ya yuṅkte dhu.i gā ṛ.asya.śimīvato bhā.ino.durhṛṇāyūn [84, 16.] Häufig das fem. in der Bed. glänzend, schön, von Frauen gebraucht [Mahābhārata 1, 2625.] suvibhaktānavadyāṅgī svasitāyatalocanā . svācārā caiva sādhvī ca suveśā caiva bhāminī .. [6524. 3, 16190] (bhāvinī ed. Bomb.). [4, 503. 14, 1505.] [Rāmāyaṇa 2. 25, 35.] śakraṃ yāścopatiṣṭhanti brahmāṇaṃ yāśca (apsarasaḥ) bhāminīḥ (= bhāminyaḥ) [91, 18.] [Raghuvaṃśa 8, 28] (= kāminī [Scholiast] in der ed. Calc.). [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 9, 18, 6.] voc. bhāmini [Mahābhārata 1, 1192. 13, 6552. 14, 629. 631.] [Rāmāyaṇa 2, 26, 38.] [Gītagovinda 12, 6.] [Kumārasaṃbhava 5, 38.] [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3, 20, 34] (= kopane [Scholiast][). 8, 9, 6.] bhāminī = nārī [Halāyudha 2, 326.] [Rājanirghaṇṭa im Śabdakalpadruma] —

2) f. minī Nomen proprium der Tochter eines Gandharva [Mārkāṇḍeyapurāṇa 128, 7.]

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Bhāmin (भामिन्):—2. (von 2. bhāma oder von bhām) adj. zornig; bhāminī eine zornige Frau [Amarakoṣa 2, 6, 1, 4.] [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 6, 3.] [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 510.]

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Bhāmin (भामिन्):—1.

1) bhāminī [Kathāsaritsāgara 75, 137. 101, 230.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Bhāmin (भामिन्):—1. —

1) Adj. — a) scheinend , glänzend. — b) glänzend , schön (Frauen) ; f. eine Schöne.

2) f. bhāminī Nomen proprium der Tochter eines Gandharva.

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Bhāmin (भामिन्):—2. Adj. zornig (Frau) ; f. eine zornige Frau [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 3,20,34] (nach dem Comm.).

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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