Dvarikesha, Dvārikeśa, Dvarika-isha: 1 definition


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The Sanskrit term Dvārikeśa can be transliterated into English as Dvarikesa or Dvarikesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Dvārikeśa (द्वारिकेश).—epithets of Kṛṣṇa.

Derivable forms: dvārikeśaḥ (द्वारिकेशः).

Dvārikeśa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dvārikā and īśa (ईश). See also (synonyms): dvārakeśa, dvārakānātha, dvārikānātha, dvārakāpati, dvārikāpati.

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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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