He, Hē: 8 definitions


He means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Marathi. 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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India history and geogprahy

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

He.—(IE 8-1), abbreviation of hemanta (q. v.). Note: he is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

hē (हे).—ind (S) A particle of respectful calling or addressing. Ex. hē rājā tujhēṃ kalyāṇa asō.

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hē (हे).—pron answers in poetry to She, or this word of the feminine gender. Also & answer to the popular & .

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

hē (हे).—ind A particle of respectful calling. pro She.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

He (हे).—ind.

1) A vocative particle (oh!, ho!); हे कृष्ण हे यादव हे सखेति (he kṛṣṇa he yādava he sakheti) Bg.11.41; हे राजानस्त्यजत सुकविप्रेमबन्धे विरोधम् (he rājānastyajata sukavipremabandhe virodham) Vikr.18.17.

2) A particle used in challenging.

3) An interjection expressing defiance, envy, ill-will or disapprobation.

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

He (हे).—Ind. 1. A vocative particle. 2. A particle of calling out to, or challenging. 3. An interjection, expressing envy or malice. E. hi to go, or to go, aff. ḍe .

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

He (हे).—1. A vocative particle, [Lassen, Anthologia Sanskritica.] 8, 18. 2. An interjection expressing envy or malice, He! [Pañcatantra] 37, 23; disapprobation, [Bhartṛhari, (ed. Bohlen.)] 2, 96.

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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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