Harishmashru, Hariśmaśru: 4 definitions

Introduction

Introduction:

Harishmashru 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 Hariśmaśru can be transliterated into English as Harismasru or Harishmashru, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Purana and Itihasa (epic history)

[«previous next»] — Harishmashru in Purana glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index

Hariśmaśru (हरिश्मश्रु).—A son of Hiraṇyākṣa.*

  • * Bhāgavata-purāṇa VII. 2. 18.
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The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Harishmashru in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Hariśmaśru (हरिश्मश्रु).—[adjective] golden-bearded.

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

1) Hariśmaśru (हरिश्मश्रु):—[=hari-śmaśru] [from hari] mfn. idem, [Mahābhārata; Harivaṃśa; Rāmāyaṇa]

2) [v.s. ...] m. Name of a Dānava, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch

Hariśmaśru (हरिश्मश्रु):—

1) adj. dass. [Mahābhārata 7, 7894] (nach der Lesart der ed. Bomb.). [13, 6356.] [Harivaṃśa 12539. 13073. 13995.] [Rāmāyaṇa 7, 23, 4, 49.] —

2) m. Nomen proprium eines Dānava [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 7, 2, 18.] — Vgl. hiriśmaśru .

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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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