Bharatshabha, Bharatṣabha, Bharata-rishabha, Bharatarshabha: 3 definitions


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The Sanskrit term Bharatṣabha can be transliterated into English as Bharatsabha or Bharatshabha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Bharatshabha in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bharatṣabha (भरत्षभ).—Name of Viśvāmitra. [ṛṣabhaḥ]

Derivable forms: bharatṣabhaḥ (भरत्षभः).

Bharatṣabha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bharata and ṛṣabha (ऋषभ).

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

1) Bharatarṣabha (भरतर्षभ):—[=bharata-ṛṣabha] [from bharata > bhara] m. = bharatarṣabha Name of Viśvā-mitra, [Aitareya-brāhmaṇa] (cf. [Ṛg-veda iii, 53, 24]).

2) [=bharata-rṣabha] [from bharata > bhara] (ta-ṛ) m. the best or a prince ([literally] ‘bull’) of the Bh°, [Mahābhārata]

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Bharatshabha 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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