Hasra, Hashra: 8 definitions



Hasra means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Hasra (हस्र).—a. [has-rak Uṇ.2.12]

1) Smiling.

2) Stupid, foolish, ignorant.

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

Hasra (हस्र).—mfn.

(-sraḥ-srā-sraṃ) Stupid, ignorant. E. ham to laugh at, or deride, rak Unadi aff.

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

Hasra (हस्र).—[has + ra], m. A fool.

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

Hasra (हस्र).—[adjective] laughing, smiling.

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

1) Hasra (हस्र):—[from has] a mf(ā)n. laughing, smiling, [Ṛg-veda]

2) [v.s. ...] foolish, stupid, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

3) b See p. 1294, col. 2.

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

Hasra (हस्र):—[(sraḥ-srā-sraṃ) a.] Stupid, ignorant.

[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)

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

Hasra (हस्र):—(von 2. has) [Uṇādisūtra 2, 13.] adj. (f. ā) lachend [Yāska’s Nirukta 3, 5.] [Ṛgveda 1, 124, 7.] = mūrkha [UJJVAL.] — Vgl. rāvaṇa .

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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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