Gobrahmana, Gōbrāhmaṇa, Gobrāhmaṇa: 5 definitions

Introduction

Gobrahmana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. 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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Marathi-English dictionary

[«previous (G) next»] — Gobrahmana in Marathi glossary
Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

gōbrāhmaṇa (गोब्राह्मण).—m (Cow-Brahman.) A term for a soft, simple, guileless, harmless Brahman.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

gōbrāhmaṇa (गोब्राह्मण).—m A term for a soft, harmless brāhmaṇa.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

[«previous (G) next»] — Gobrahmana in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gobrāhmaṇa (गोब्राह्मण).—a cow and a Brāhmaṇa, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 5, 95.

Gobrāhmaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms go and brāhmaṇa (ब्राह्मण).

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

Gobrāhmaṇa (गोब्राह्मण):—[=go-brāhmaṇa] [from go] n. sg. a cow and (or) a Brāhman, [Manu-smṛti v, 95 and xi, 80; Mahābhārata xiii; Harivaṃśa 3157 f.]

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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. 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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