Dharya, Dhārya: 8 definitions


Dharya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

dhārya (धार्य).—a S (Possible, purposed, proper) to be seized or caught; to be borne or upholden; or to be contained; apprehensible, supportable, containable &c. 2 (Possible &c.) to be taken up or adopted--a fashion, a course.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dhārya (धार्य).—a.

1) To be held or maintained; धार्यः कथंकारमहं भवत्या वियद्विहारी वसुधैकगत्या (dhāryaḥ kathaṃkāramahaṃ bhavatyā viyadvihārī vasudhaikagatyā) N.

2) Bearable.

3) To be worn.

4) To be suffered, supportable.

5) To be borne in mind.

-ryam Clothes, garments.

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

Dhārya (धार्य) or Dhāryya.—mfn.

(-ryaḥ-rya-ryaṃ) 1. To be born or upheld, to be contained. &c. 2. To be kept or detained. E. dhṛ to hold, ṇyat aff.

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

Dhārya (धार्य).—1. [adjective] to be held, borne, worn, kept, turned, fixed, retained, upheld, supported, observed; [neuter] clothing.

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Dhārya (धार्य).—2. [neuter] water.

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

1) Dhārya (धार्य):—[from dhāra] 1. dhārya mfn. to be borne or worn or carried etc., [Mahābhārata] (-tva n., [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.])

2) [v.s. ...] (daṇḍa) to be inflicted or imposed on ([dative case]), [ib. v, 7526]

3) [v.s. ...] to be kept (also in the memory), to be upheld or maintained, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Suśruta] etc.

4) [v.s. ...] to be observed or followed (order vow, etc.), [Harivaṃśa]

5) [v.s. ...] to be called to mind (cetasi) or attended to, [Kāvya literature]

6) [v.s. ...] to be suffered or put up with (said of a servant), [Pañcatantra]

7) [v.s. ...] to be kept back or restrained, [Mahābhārata]

8) [v.s. ...] n. clothes, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

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

Dhārya (धार्य):—[(ryyaḥ-ryyā-ryyaṃ) a.] To be born, upheld, contained, determined.

[Sanskrit to German]

Dharya in German

context information

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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