Divyastri, Divyastrī, Divya-stri: 5 definitions


Divyastri 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.

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Divyastrī (दिव्यस्त्री).—a heavenly nymph, celestial damsel, an apsaras.

Divyastrī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms divya and strī (स्त्री). See also (synonyms): divyāṅganā, divyanārī.

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Divyastrī (दिव्यस्त्री).—an Apsaras.

Divyastrī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms divya and strī (स्त्री).

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

Divyastrī (दिव्यस्त्री).—[feminine] = divyanārī.

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

Divyastrī (दिव्यस्त्री):—[=divya-strī] [from divya > div] f. a d° female, an Apsaras, [Varāha-mihira; Kathāsaritsāgara]

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Divyastri in German

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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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