Dhritiman, aka: Dhṛtiman, Dhṛtimān; 2 Definition(s)
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The Sanskrit terms Dhṛtiman and Dhṛtimān can be transliterated into English as Dhrtiman or Dhritiman, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Purana and Itihasa (epic history)
1) Dhṛtimān (धृतिमान्).—A king of the family of Yayāti. (Bhāgavata, Skandha 9).
2) Dhṛtimān (धृतिमान्).—An ancient country in Kuśadvīpa (the island of Kuśa). (Mahābhārata Bhīṣma Parva, Chapter 12, Stanza 13).
3) Dhṛtimān (धृतिमान्).—See under Dhṛṣṭabuddhi.Source: archive.org: Puranic Encyclopaedia
1a) Dhṛtiman (धृतिमन्).—A son of Dhenukā and Kīrtiman.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa II. 11. 21; Vāyu-purāṇa 28. 17.
1b) A son of Mahāvīrya and father of Sudhṛti.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa III. 64. 9. Vāyu-purāṇa 89. 9.
1c) (Angīras) a sage of the Raucya epoch.*
- * Brahmāṇḍa-purāṇa IV. 1. 102; Viṣṇu-purāṇa III. 2. 40.
1d) A son of Sudaridra (s.v.) of Pāñcāladeśa.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 21. 3.
1e) A son of Purūravas and Urvaśī.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 24. 33.
1f) A son of Yavīnara and father of Satyadhṛti.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 49. 70; Vāyu-purāṇa 99. 184; Viṣṇu-purāṇa IV. 19. 49.
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