Duranama, Durānama, Dur-anama: 5 definitions


Duranama 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Durānama (दुरानम).—a. difficult to bend or draw; स विचिन्त्य धनुर्दुरानमम् (sa vicintya dhanurdurānamam) R.11.38.

Durānama is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dur and ānama (आनम).

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

Durānama (दुरानम).—i. e. dus-ā-nam + a, adj. Hard to bend (as a bow), [Rāmāyaṇa] 1, 77, 15 Gorr.

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

Durānama (दुरानम):—[=dur-ānama] [from dur] mfn. hard to bend (as a bow), [Rāmāyaṇa i, 77, 14; Raghuvaṃśa xi, 38.]

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Duranama 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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