Ibhya: 11 definitions


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India history and geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Ibhya.—(CII 1), same as Rājanya or Kṣatriya. Note: ibhya 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 mythology, zoology, 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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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ibhya (इभ्य).—a. [ibhaṃ gajamarhati yat]

1) Wealthy, opulent, rich; Daśakumāracarita 41.

2) Belonging to one's servants (Ved). भ्रातेव स्वस्रामिभ्यान्न राजा (bhrāteva svasrāmibhyānna rājā) Ṛgveda 1.65.7.

-bhyaḥ 1 A king. Ch. Up. 1.1.1.

2) An elephant-driver.

3) An enemy or foe (Sāy.).

-bhyā 1 A female elephant.

2) Name of the Olibanum tree, Boswellia Serrata (Mar. kavaḍyā ūda).

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

Ibhya (इभ्य).—mfn.

(-bhyaḥ-bhyā-bhyaṃ) Wealthy, opulent. f.

(-bhyā) 1. A female elephant. 2. The olibanum tree, (Boswellia thurifera.) E. ibha an elephant; here also implying excellence, and yat affix of appropriation or fitness.

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

Ibhya (इभ्य).—[ibhya-], i. e. ibha + ya, adj., f. , Wealthy, [Daśakumāracarita] in Chr. 186, 19.

— Cf. probably

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

Ibhya (इभ्य).—[adjective] belonging to one’s household; [masculine] vassal, rich man.

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

1) Ibhya (इभ्य):—[from ibha] mfn. belonging to one’s servants or attendants, [Ṛg-veda i, 65, 7] ([Boehtlingk & Roth’s Sanskrit-Woerterbuch])

2) [v.s. ...] m. an enemy ([Sāyaṇa])

3) [v.s. ...] wealthy, opulent, having many attendants, [Chāndogya-upaniṣad; Daśakumāra-carita; Pañcadaṇḍacchattra-prabandha] etc.

4) Ibhyā (इभ्या):—[from ibhya > ibha] f. a female elephant, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

5) [v.s. ...] the Olibanum tree, Boswellia Serrata.

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

Ibhya (इभ्य):—[(bhyaḥ-bhyā-bhyaṃ) a.] Wealthy.

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

Ibhya (इभ्य) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ibbha.

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Ibhya 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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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ibhya (ಇಭ್ಯ):—

1) [adjective] elephantine a) of an elephant or elephants; b) like an elephant in size or gait; huge; heavy; slow.

2) [adjective] having wealth; wealthy; opulent; rich.

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Ibhya (ಇಭ್ಯ):—

1) [noun] = ಇಭ್ಯಕುಲ [ibhyakula].

2) [noun] a herd of elephants.

3) [noun] a wealthy man.

4) [noun] a person engaged in trade or mercantile business.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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