Dhaureya: 4 definitions
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Dhaureya (धौरेय).—a. (-yī f.) [धुरं वहति ढक् (dhuraṃ vahati ḍhak)] Fit for a burden.
-yaḥ 1 A beast of burden.
2) A horse.
3) A chief, leader; वयं वसिष्ठधौरेयाः सर्वे प्रतिभुवोऽत्र वः (vayaṃ vasiṣṭhadhaureyāḥ sarve pratibhuvo'tra vaḥ) Mv.3.46.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-yaḥ-yā-yaṃ) Fit for burthen, capable of taking or bearing it, (either a vehicle or a beast. &c.) m,
(-yaḥ) 1. A beast of burthen. 2. A horse. E. dhūr a burthen, ḍhak aff.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dhaureya (धौरेय).—[adjective] standing at the head of; [masculine] = seq.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Dhaureya (धौरेय):—mf(ī)n. ([from] dhur) fit to be harnessed or for a burden, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]
2) being foremost, at the head of (cf. puruṣa-)
3) m. beast of burden, draught-horse, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (also yaka, [Veṇīs. iv, 9/10]).
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. 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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with: Dhaureyaka.
Ends with: Madhaureya.
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