Duram, Dūram: 1 definition
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
1) Dūram (दूरम्):—[from dūra] ind. far, far from ([genitive case] or [ablative] [Pāṇini 2-3, 34; Kāśikā-vṛtti]), a long way off or a long period back, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] etc. (also dūrād dūram, [Atharva-veda xii, 2, 14])
2) [v.s. ...] far above (ut-patati, [Hitopadeśa i, 101/102]) or below (ambhasi, [Kathāsaritsāgara x, 29])
3) [v.s. ...] far id est. much, in a high degree (dūram un-manī-kṛta, [Prabodha-candrodaya iii, 21/22])
4) [v.s. ...] dūraṃ-√kṛ, to surpass, exceed, [Raghuvaṃśa xvii, 18]
5) [v.s. ...] ṃ-karaṇa mf(ī)n. making far or distant, removing, [Vopadeva] ([varia lectio])
6) [v.s. ...] ṃ-gata mfn. = ra-g, [Śaṃkarācārya]
7) [v.s. ...] ṃ-gama mfn. going far away, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā xxxiv, 1]
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+10): Durama, Duramacca, Duramadisu, Duramadu, Duramapaka, Duramapana, Duramatya, Durambhavishnu, Durambhavuka, Durambogu, Duramdesha, Duramdeshi, Duramgama, Duramgata, Duramgi, Duramji, Duramkarana, Durammadu, Duramnaya, Duramoda.
Ends with (+3): Adimaduram, Alaipputturam, Anti-maduram, Ati-maduram, Atimaduram, Atimaturam, Aviduram, Camacaturam, Chiduram, Cuttamanturam, Kal-erituram, Karnakaturam, Kiyadduram, Kuppituturam, Maduram, Manturam, Melamuturam, Nishturam, Niyayanishturam, Siduram.
Search found 7 books and stories containing Duram, Dūram; (plurals include: Durams, Dūrams). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rig Veda (translation and commentary) (by H. H. Wilson)
Rig Veda 1.42.3 < [Sukta 42]
Rig Veda 10.108.11 < [Sukta 108]
Rig Veda 10.51.6 < [Sukta 51]
Garga Samhita (English) (by Danavir Goswami)
Verse 2.7.28 < [Chapter 7 - Kidnapping of the Calves and Cowherd Boys]
Verse 2.20.24 < [Chapter 20 - The Rāsa-dance Pastime]
Verse 6.2.13 < [Chapter 2 - Residence in Śrī Dvārakā]
Padarthadharmasamgraha and Nyayakandali (by Ganganatha Jha)
Vastu-shastra (4): Palace Architecture (by D. N. Shukla)
Sahitya-kaumudi by Baladeva Vidyabhushana (by Gaurapada Dāsa)
Śrī Kṛṣṇa-karṇāmṛtam (by Śrīla Bilvamaṅgala Ṭhākura)