Bhumirakshaka, Bhūmirakṣaka, Bhumi-rakshaka: 6 definitions


Bhumirakshaka 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 Bhūmirakṣaka can be transliterated into English as Bhumiraksaka or Bhumirakshaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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

Bhūmirakṣaka (भूमिरक्षक).—

1) a guardian of a country.

2) a swift or fleet horse.

Derivable forms: bhūmirakṣakaḥ (भूमिरक्षकः).

Bhūmirakṣaka is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhūmi and rakṣaka (रक्षक).

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

Bhūmirakṣaka (भूमिरक्षक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A horse of a good breed. E. bhūmi the earth, rakṣ to preserve, aff. vun; it is also written bhūmirakṣa and bhūmipakṣa .

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

1) Bhūmirakṣaka (भूमिरक्षक):—[=bhūmi-rakṣaka] [from bhūmi > bhū] m. the guardian or protector of a country, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

2) [v.s. ...] a swift horse, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Bhūmirakṣaka (भूमिरक्षक):—[bhūmi-rakṣaka] (kaḥ) 1. m. A good horse.

[Sanskrit to German]

Bhumirakshaka 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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