Brahmapurusha, aka: Brahmapuruṣa, Brahman-purusha; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Brahmapuruṣa can be transliterated into English as Brahmapurusa or Brahmapurusha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Marathi-English dictionary

brahmapuruṣa (ब्रह्मपुरुष).—m (S) See brahmarākṣasa.

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