Bhrit, Bhṛt: 4 definitions
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The Sanskrit term Bhṛt can be transliterated into English as Bhrt or Bhrit, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Bhṛt (भृत्).—a. (At the end of comp.)
1) Bearing, carrying.
2) Supporting, nourishing.
3) Possessing, having; प्रथमे मानभृतां न वृष्णयः (prathame mānabhṛtāṃ na vṛṣṇayaḥ) Ki.2.44.
4) Bringing, procuring, &c.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhṛt (भृत्).—[-bhṛ + t], latter part of comp. nouns, Bearing, nourishing, protecting; e. g. a-pātra-, adj. Supporting unworthy ones, [Hitopadeśa] ii. [distich] 147. gadā-, m. 1. A mace-bearer. 2. A name of Kṛṣṇa, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 1, 13, 9. cakra-, m. Viṣṇu, [Rājataraṅgiṇī] 1, 38. tanu-, m. 1. A living creature. 2. A man, mankind, [Bhartṛhari, (ed. Bohlen.)] 3, 36. tapobhṛt, i. e. tapas-, m. An ascetic, [Harivaṃśa, (ed. Calc.)] 4849. deha-, m. 1. A living creature. 2. A man, mankind. [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 7, 7, 46. 3. Epithet of Śiva, Mahābhārata 13, 1067. dharaṇī-, m. 1. A king. 2. A mountain. dharā-, m. A mountain, [Arjunasamāgama] 7, 27. dharma-, 1. m. Supporter of right, an epithet of kings, Mahābhārata 1, 4766. 2. m. A proper name. nava-śaśi(n)-, Bearing the young moon, epithet of Śiva, [Meghadūta, (ed. Gildemeister.)] 44. prāṇa-, adj. Living, a living creature, [Hitopadeśa] i. [distich] 111, M. M.; a man, mankind. bhū-, see s. v.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhṛt (भृत्).—[adjective] bearing, maintaining, possessing, having, bringing, procuring (—°).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhṛt (भृत्):—[from bhṛ] mfn. bearing, carrying, bringing, procuring, possessing, wearing, having, nourishing, supporting, maintaining (only ifc.; cf. iṣu-, kṣiti-, dharma-, vaṃśa-bhṛt etc.)
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+25): Bhrita, Bhritabhuti, Bhritadhyapana, Bhritaka, Bhritakabala, Bhritakadhyapaka, Bhritakadhyapana, Bhritakadhyapita, Bhritakadhyayana, Bhritakila, Bhritarandhra, Bhritha, Bhriti, Bhritibhrij, Bhritibhuj, Bhritika, Bhritikarmakara, Bhritin, Bhritirupa, Bhritrima.
Ends with (+193): Ahibhrit, Ahinamabhrit, Ambubhrit, Anyabhrit, Apanabhrit, Apatrabhrit, Arthabhrit, Astakshitibhrit, Astrabhrit, Asubhrit, Avanibhrit, Ayudhabhrit, Bahusahasrabhrit, Baijabhrit, Balabhrit, Balibhrit, Bhanubhrit, Bharabhrit, Bhidabhrit, Bhubhrit.
Full-text (+210): Bhumibhrit, Shashabhrit, Shuddhibhrit, Indubhrit, Bhutabhrit, Gadabhrit, Shaktibhrit, Veshabhrit, Bhubhrit, Halabhrit, Phanabhrit, Pashabhrit, Kavaribhrit, Patrabhrit, Cancubhrit, Daribhrit, Kapalabhrit, Talabhrit, Khatvangabhrit, Sharngabhrit.
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Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 9.5 < [Chapter 9 - Rāja-guhya-yoga (Yoga through the most Confidential Knowledge)]
Verse 14.14 < [Chapter 14 - Guṇa-traya-vibhāga-yoga]
Verse 13.15 < [Chapter 13 - Prakṛti-puruṣa-vibhāga-yoga]
Brihad Bhagavatamrita (commentary) (by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyana Gosvāmī Mahārāja)
Verse 1.4.38 < [Chapter 4 - Bhakta (the devotee)]
Verse 2.1.159 < [Chapter 1 - Vairāgya (renunciation)]
Verse 1.4.66 < [Chapter 4 - Bhakta (the devotee)]
Sri Bhakti-rasamrta-sindhu (by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī)
Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 29 - Gaṅgā-Sahasranāma (A Thousand Names of Gaṅgā) < [Section 1 - Pūrvārdha]