Dagdhri, Dagdhṛ: 3 definitions


Dagdhri 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 Dagdhṛ can be transliterated into English as Dagdhr or Dagdhri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

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

Dagdhṛ (दग्धृ).—i. e. dah + tṛ, m. f. dhrī, n. Consuming by fire, [Mālavikāgnimitra, (ed. Tullberg.)] [distich] 92.

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

Dagdhṛ (दग्धृ).—[adjective] & [masculine] burning, a burner.

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Dagdhṛ (दग्धृ).—[adjective] & [masculine] burning, a burner.

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

1) Dagdhṛ (दग्धृ):—[from dagdha] m. one who burns (with [accusative]), [Ṛg-veda v, 9, 4]

2) [v.s. ...] dhṛ, a burner of ([genitive case]), [Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa ii, 2; Mālavikāgnimitra]

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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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