Bhumya, Bhumyā: 5 definitions
Bhumya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
bhumyā (भुम्या).—m (bhūmi) A long-established resident of a place. 2 fig. Applied to one who is well acquainted with (a place, a business, or an occurrence), a ruttier. 3 A road-guide.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
bhumyā (भुम्या).—m A long-established resident of a place; a road-guide.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Edgerton Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit Dictionary
Bhūmya (भूम्य).—adj. (= Pali bhumma, of gods, also crea-tures, bhūtāni), of the earth; common in Mahāvastu, not noted elsewhere (= bhauma); almost always used of a class of gods, with deva, q.v.: Mahāvastu i.40.11, 14; 229.11, 14: 239.20; 240.3; 332.15; ii.138.6 ff.; 314.4; 349.20; iii.319.8 (same passage Lalitavistara 401.1, bhauma); 334.13; on ii.348.16 see s.v. deva (read with mss. bhūmyāṃ va carā); also, rarely, (bhūtāni) bhūmyāni Mahāvastu i.290.16.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhūmya (भूम्य).—[adjective] terrestrial.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Bhūmya (भूम्य):—[from bhū] mfn. belonging on the earth, terrestrial, [Ṛg-veda]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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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