Grihitagarbha, aka: Gṛhītagarbhā, Grihita-garbha; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Gṛhītagarbhā can be transliterated into English as Grhitagarbha or Grihitagarbha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Gṛhītagarbhā (गृहीतगर्भा).—a pregnant woman.

Gṛhītagarbhā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gṛhīta and garbhā (गर्भा).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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