Harin, Hārin: 10 definitions


Harin means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Buddhism, Pali, Hindi. 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.

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Pali-English dictionary

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary

Hārin, (adj.) (fr. hāra) 1. taking, carrying (f. hārinī) J.I, 133; Pv.II, 310 (Nom. pl. f. hārī); PvA.113.—2. robbing J.I, 204.—Cp. hāra°. (Page 731)

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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Hārin (हारिन्).—a. (-ṇī f.) [हारो अस्त्यस्य इनि, हृ-णिनि वा (hāro astyasya ini, hṛ-ṇini vā)]

1) Taking, conveying, carrying.

2) Robbing, taking away; बाजिकुञ्जराणां च हारिणः (bājikuñjarāṇāṃ ca hāriṇaḥ) Y.2.273;3.28.

3) Seizing, disturbing; तद्रजो प्रतिपं विद्यात् सततं हारि देहिनाम् (tadrajo pratipaṃ vidyāt satataṃ hāri dehinām) Ms. 12.28.

4) Obtaining, securing.

5) Attracting, captivating, pleasing, delighting, ravishing; तवास्मि गीतरागेण हारिणा प्रसभं हृतः (tavāsmi gītarāgeṇa hāriṇā prasabhaṃ hṛtaḥ) Ś.1.5; Śiśupālavadha 1.13,69; विष्टपहारिणि हरौ (viṣṭapahāriṇi harau) Bhartṛhari 2.25.

6) Surpassing, exelling.

7) Having a necklace.

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

Hārin (हारिन्).—mfn. (-rī-riṇī-ri) 1. Taking, getting, who takes or gets. 2. Disturbing, seizing. 3. Having a necklace. 4. Pleasant, agreeable. E. hṛ to take, aff. ini or ṇini .

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

Hārin (हारिन्).—i. e. hṛ + in, adj., f. iṇī, 1. Taking, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 8, 308. 2. Robbing, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 31. 3. Agitating (with gen.), [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 12, 28. 4. Captivating, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] [distich] 5; charming, [Pañcatantra] i. [distich] 303; [Daśakumāracarita] in Chr. 196, 19; delighting, Böhtl. Ind. Spr. 3288. 5. Pleasant, [Kathāsaritsāgara, (ed. Brockhaus.)] 22. 103. 6. Bringing, [Śākuntala, (ed. Böhtlingk.)] 61, 9.

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

Hārin (हारिन्).—1. [adjective] conveying, bearing, bringing; carrying away, seizing, robbing, stealing, removing, destroying; ravishing, charming (—°).

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Hārin (हारिन्).—2. [adjective] having a string of pearls.

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

1) Hārin (हारिन्):—[from hara] mfn. taking, carrying, carrying away, stealing, robbing ([genitive case] or [compound]), [Yājñavalkya; Mahābhārata] etc.

2) [v.s. ...] removing, dispelling, destroying, [Kāvya literature; Kathāsaritsāgara]

3) [v.s. ...] taking to one’s self, appropriating, levying or raising (taxes), [Bhartṛhari; Rājataraṅgiṇī]

4) [v.s. ...] surpassing, exceeding, [Varāha-mihira’s Bṛhat-saṃhitā]

5) [v.s. ...] ravishing, captivating, attracting, charming (ri-tva n.), [Manu-smṛti; Mahābhārata] etc.

6) [v.s. ...] ([from] 1. hāra) having or wearing a garland of pearls, [Bhartṛhari; Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

7) Harin (हरिन्):—[from hari] 1. harin m. (mc. for hari, only in [genitive case] [plural] hariṇām) a monkey, [Rāmāyaṇa] ([Bombay edition]) iv. 44, 16.

8) [v.s. ...] 2. harin in [compound] for harit.

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

Hārin (हारिन्):—[(rī-riṇī-ri) a.] Taking; pleasant.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Hārin (हारिन्) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Hāri.

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Harin 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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Harin in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) a deer; hence ~[ni] (nf)..—harin (हरिण) is alternatively transliterated as Hariṇa.

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