Griddhin, Gṛddhin: 4 definitions


Griddhin 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.

The Sanskrit term Gṛddhin can be transliterated into English as Grddhin or Griddhin, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gṛddhin (गृद्धिन्).—a. Desirous, eagerly longing for.

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

Gṛddhin (गृद्धिन्).—i. e. gṛddha + in (vb. gṛdh), adj. 1. Greedy, Mahābhārata 1, 2948. 2. Loving, Mahābhārata 13, 1876.

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

1) Gṛddhin (गृद्धिन्):—[from gṛdh] mfn. ifc. eagerly longing for, [Mahābhārata]

2) [v.s. ...] being very busy with (in [compound]), [Harivaṃśa 3406.]

[Sanskrit to German]

Griddhin 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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