Grih, Gṛh: 7 definitions


Grih 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 Gṛh can be transliterated into English as Grh or Grih, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gṛh (गृह्).—1 Ā. To accept, to take, to seize; L. D. B.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gṛh (गृह्).—[gṛha] r. 1st cl. (ū,)gṛhū(garhate) also r. 10th cl. (gṛhayate) To take, to seize, to receive or accept; also graha.

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

Gṛh (गृह्).—see grah.

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Gṛh (गृह्).—[-gṛh] (vb. grah), adj. Seizing, [Śiśupālavadha] 9, 55.

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

Gṛh (गृह्).—(—°) grasping, seizing.

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

1) Gṛh (गृह्):—[from gṛbh] a mfn. only ifc. ‘seizing’ (the mind), moving, [Śiśupāla-vadha ix, 55.]

2) b gṛha, etc. See gṛbh, p. 361, col. 3.

[Sanskrit to German]

Grih 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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