Brahmagraha, Brahman-graha: 5 definitions
Brahmagraha 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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brahmagraha (ब्रह्मग्रह).—m (S) pop. brahmagirā or ṛhā m See brahma- rākṣasa.
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.
Derivable forms: brahmagrahaḥ (ब्रह्मग्रहः).
Brahmagraha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms brahman and graha (ग्रह). See also (synonyms): brahmapiśāca, brahmapuruṣa, brahmarakṣas.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Brahmagraha (ब्रह्मग्रह):—[=brahma-graha] [from brahma > brahman] m. = -rākṣasa, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
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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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Brahman, Graha, Brahma.
Full-text: Brahmarakshas, Brahmadaitya, Brahmapishaca, Brahmapurusha, Brahmarakshasa.
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