Hemagiri, Heman-giri: 2 definitions
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Sanskrit-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Hemagiri (हेमगिरि).—the mountain Sumeru.
Derivable forms: hemagiriḥ (हेमगिरिः).
Hemagiri is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms heman and giri (गिरि).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
(-riḥ) The mountain Sumeru; also hemaparvata, &c.
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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Ends with: Kshemagiri.
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Brihat Samhita (by N. Chidambaram Iyer)
Jarasandhavadha Mahakavyam (by Pankaj L. Jani)
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)