Grihitagarbha, Gṛhītagarbhā, Grihita-garbha: 3 definitions


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

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gṛhītagarbhā (गृहीतगर्भा).—a pregnant woman.

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

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

Gṛhītagarbha (गृहीतगर्भ).—(vb. grah), adj., f. bhā, pregnant, [Suśruta] 1, 321, 16.

Gṛhītagarbha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gṛhīta and garbha (गर्भ).

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

Gṛhītagarbhā (गृहीतगर्भा):—[=gṛhīta-garbhā] [from gṛhīta > gṛbh] f. (a wife) who has conceived an embryo, pregnant, [Suśruta iii, 3, 10 and 4, 21.]

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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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