Bhupati, aka: Bhu-pati, Bhūpati; 4 Definition(s)

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Bhupati 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.

In Hinduism

Purana

[Bhupati in Purana glossaries]

Bhūpati (भूपति).—A viśvadeva. (Mahābhārata Anuśāsana Parva, Chapter 91, Verse 32).

(Source): archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

[Bhupati in Marathi glossaries]

bhūpati (भूपति).—m (S) A king. S adage. bhūpatirvā yatirvā (I will be) a king or a yati, an all possessing lord or a nothing-needing sage.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

bhūpati (भूपति).—m A king.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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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.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

[Bhupati in Sanskrit glossaries]

Bhūpati (भूपति).—

1) a king.

2) an epithet of Śiva.

3) of Indra.

Derivable forms: bhūpatiḥ (भूपतिः).

Bhūpati is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhū and pati (पति).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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