Damshabhiru, Daṃśabhīru, Damsha-bhiru: 6 definitions



Damshabhiru 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 Daṃśabhīru can be transliterated into English as Damsabhiru or Damshabhiru, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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[«previous next»] — Damshabhiru in Sanskrit glossary
Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Daṃśabhīru (दंशभीरु).—a buffalo.

Derivable forms: daṃśabhīruḥ (दंशभीरुः).

Daṃśabhīru is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms daṃśa and bhīru (भीरु). See also (synonyms): daṃśabhīruka.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Daṃśabhīru (दंशभीरु).—m.

(-ruḥ) A buffalo. E. daṃśa a gadfly, and bhīru afraid of; also with kan added, daṃśabhīruka m. (-kaḥ) daṃśāt bhīruḥ .

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

Daṃśabhīru (दंशभीरु):—[=daṃśa-bhīru] [from daṃśa > daṃś] m. ‘afraid of gad-flies’, a buffalo, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

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

Daṃśabhīru (दंशभीरु):—[daṃśa-bhīru] (ruḥ) 2. m. A buffalo.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Daṃśabhīru (दंशभीरु):—(daṃśa Bremse + bhīru) m. Büffel [Trikāṇḍaśeṣa 2, 5, 4.] bhīruka [Hemacandra’s Abhidhānacintāmaṇi 1282.]

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Daṃśabhīru (दंशभीरु):—[Medinīkoṣa Nalopākhyāna 240.]

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

Daṃśabhīru (दंशभीरु):—und ka. Büffel.

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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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