Brihatkshana, Bṛhatkṣaṇa, Brihat-kshana: 3 definitions



Brihatkshana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

The Sanskrit term Bṛhatkṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Brhatksana or Brihatkshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Brihatkshana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Bṛhatkṣaṇa (बृहत्क्षण):—[=bṛhat-kṣaṇa] [from bṛhat > bṛṃh] m. Name of a king, [Viṣṇu-purāṇa] ([varia lectio] -kṣaya, -kṣetra and bṛhadraṇa).

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Bṛhatkṣaṇa (बृहत्क्षण):—[(bṛhant + kṣaṇa)] m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten [Viṣṇupurāṇa 463.] Andere bṛhatkṣaya und bṛhadraṇa .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung

Bṛhatkṣaṇa (बृहत्क्षण):—m. Nomen proprium eines Fürsten.

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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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