Duradhiga, Dur-adhiga: 7 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Duradhiga (दुरधिग).—a.

1) hard to reach or attain, unattainable; Bhāgavata 3.23.8; दुरधिगमः परभागो यावत्पुरुषेण पौरुषं न कृतम् (duradhigamaḥ parabhāgo yāvatpuruṣeṇa pauruṣaṃ na kṛtam) Pañcatantra (Bombay) 1.33.

2) insurmountable.

3) hard to be studied or understood; इह दुरधिगमैः किञ्चि- देवागमैः (iha duradhigamaiḥ kiñci- devāgamaiḥ) Kirātārjunīya 5.18.

Duradhiga is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dur and adhiga (अधिग). See also (synonyms): duradhigama.

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

Duradhiga (दुरधिग).—i. e. dus-adhi-ga, adj. Hard to be attained, [Bhāgavata-Purāṇa, (ed. Burnouf.)] 3, 23, 8.

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

Duradhiga (दुरधिग).—difficult to be attained.

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

Duradhiga (दुरधिग):—[=dur-adhiga] [from dur] mfn. difficult to be obtained, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa iii, 23, 8]

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

Duradhiga (दुरधिग):—[dura+dhiga] (gaḥ-gā-gaṃ) a. Hard to be traversed, read or gained.

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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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