Citramagha, Citra-magha, Citrāmaghā: 5 definitions



Citramagha 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.

Alternative spellings of this word include Chitramagha.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Citrāmaghā (चित्रामघा).—the dawn.

Citrāmaghā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms citrā and maghā (मघा).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Citrāmagha (चित्रामघ).—i. e. citra -magha, with lengthened final of the former part, adj., f. ghā, Having splendid treasures, Chr. 288, 10 = [Rigveda.] i. 48, 10.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Citrāmagha (चित्रामघ):—[=citrā-magha] [from citra > cit] mf(ā)n. granting wonderful gifts, [Ṛg-veda] ([Naighaṇṭuka, commented on by Yāska i, 8]).

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

Citrāmagha (चित्रामघ):—(citra + magha) adj. f. ā der glänzende Gaben hat: die Uṣas [das 1, 8.] [Ṛgveda 1, 48, 10. 7, 75, 5. 77, 3.] Einschiebung nach [Vālakhilya 8.]

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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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