Dradhiman, Draḍhiman: 8 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Draḍhiman (द्रढिमन्).—m.

1) Tightness, firmness; बधान द्रागेव द्रढिमरमणीयं परिकरम् (badhāna drāgeva draḍhimaramaṇīyaṃ parikaram) G. L.47.

2) Confirmation, corroboration; उक्तस्यार्थस्य द्रढिम्ने (uktasyārthasya draḍhimne) Śaṅkara.

3) Assertion, affirmation.

4) Heaviness.

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

Draḍhiman (द्रढिमन्).—m.

(-mā) Firmness, hardness, heaviness. E. dṛḍha hard, firm, imanic aff. dṛḍhasya bhāvaḥ .

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

Draḍhiman (द्रढिमन्).—i. e. dṛdha (see dṛṃh) + iman, m. Firmness, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 1, 13, 27.

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

Draḍhiman (द्रढिमन्).—[masculine] firmness, resolution, corroboration.

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

1) Draḍhiman (द्रढिमन्):—[from draḍhika > draḍhaya] m. firm place, stronghold against persecutors [Scholiast or Commentator] on [Yājñavalkya ili, 227]

2) [v.s. ...] firmness, resolution, [Bālarāmāyaṇa; Kathāsaritsāgara; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

3) [v.s. ...] affirmation, assertion, [Śaṃkarācārya]

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

Draḍhiman (द्रढिमन्):—(mā) 4. m. Firmness.

[Sanskrit to German]

Dradhiman 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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