Bhumirathika, Bhūmirathika, Bhumi-rathika: 3 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Bhūmirathika (भूमिरथिक).—a ground charioteer; तद् यथा भूमिरथिको भूमौ रथमालिख्य योग्यां करोति । सा तस्य योग्या प्रयोगकाले सौकर्यमुत्पादयति (tad yathā bhūmirathiko bhūmau rathamālikhya yogyāṃ karoti | sā tasya yogyā prayogakāle saukaryamutpādayati) ŚB. on MS.7.2.15.

Derivable forms: bhūmirathikaḥ (भूमिरथिकः).

Bhūmirathika is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhūmi and rathika (रथिक).

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

Bhūmirathika (भूमिरथिक):—[=bhūmi-rathika] [from bhūmi > bhū] m. a young cartwright (who prepares himself for his future profession by drawing on sand), [Nyāyamālā-vistara] [commentator or commentary]

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Bhumirathika 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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