Bhrigushreshtha, Bhṛguśreṣṭha, Bhrigu-shreshtha: 3 definitions


Bhrigushreshtha 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 Bhṛguśreṣṭha can be transliterated into English as Bhrgusrestha or Bhrigushreshtha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Bhṛguśreṣṭha (भृगुश्रेष्ठ).—epithets of Paraśurāma;.

Derivable forms: bhṛguśreṣṭhaḥ (भृगुश्रेष्ठः).

Bhṛguśreṣṭha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhṛgu and śreṣṭha (श्रेष्ठ). See also (synonyms): bhṛguśārdūla, bhṛgusattama.

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

Bhṛguśreṣṭha (भृगुश्रेष्ठ) or Kuruśreṣṭha or Bharataśreṣṭha.—m. an excellent descendant of Kuru, Bharata, Bhṛgu, Chr. 17, 32; 41, 6; 26, 74.

Bhṛguśreṣṭha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhṛgu and śreṣṭha (श्रेष्ठ).

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

Bhṛguśreṣṭha (भृगुश्रेष्ठ):—[=bhṛgu-śreṣṭha] [from bhṛgu] m. ‘best of Bhṛgus’, Name of Paraśu-rāma, [Mahābhārata]

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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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