Bhamin, Bhāmin: 8 definitions


Bhamin 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.

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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.

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Bhamin in German

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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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