Harikeliya, Harikelīya, Hari-keliya: 3 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Harikelīya (हरिकेलीय).—the country called वङ्ग (vaṅga) q. v.

Derivable forms: harikelīyaḥ (हरिकेलीयः).

Harikelīya is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms hari and kelīya (केलीय).

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

Harikelīya (हरिकेलीय).—m.

(-yaḥ) Bengal. E. hari Vishnu, keli sport, and cha aff.

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

1) Harikelīya (हरिकेलीय):—[=hari-kelīya] [from hari] m. ‘sported in by Kṛṣṇa’, the country of Bengal, [Horace H. Wilson]

2) [v.s. ...] [plural] the people of B°, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) [v.s. ...] mfn. belonging to or dwelling in Bengal, [Monier-Williams’ Sanskrit-English Dictionary]

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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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